Dengue clusters – inching towards the south west?

When two or more dengue cases occur within 14 days and victim homes are within 150m, the area is declared a dengue cluster. Dengue clusters have been closing in on the south-west of Singapore.

NUS is happily clear right now. To be aware of the situation in August, when undergrads return to campus, I’ve subscribed to alerts at, and included several field sites we will use or practicals in the various modules I run. There is an iPhone App which I’ve downloaded too. Certainly useful!

NEA’s Campaign Against Dengue webpage at maps the clusters:



Be sure to prevent Aedes mosquito breeding with these tips, whether or not you are in a cluster.

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