How to manage hand, foot and mouth disease
Last Monday, the Ministry of Health issued a statement to alert the public of an outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease ... notice a sore throat, which commonly occurs one or two days after the fever has started. So what should you do if you notice ...
Dr. Dana Johnson: Hand-foot-mouth disease common right now
Dear Dr. Johnson: My daughter’s daycare has had numerous cases of hand-foot-mouth? What is this and what do I need to do if my daughter gets it? Dear Reader: There has been a recent outbreak of Hand-Foot-Mouth (HFM) disease in the Madison area.
A more virulent version of hand, foot and mouth disease hits kids — and parents
The severe strain was first noticed in Alabama, Connecticut, California and Nevada last ... the blisters and stool. The CDC has received about 100 to 150 reports of severe cases. “Since there’s no required reporting of hand, foot and mouth disease ...
Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
Hand, foot and mouth disease ... and throat discharge, blister fluid, or saliva. Virus is often passed when an infected person’s unwashed hands touch someone else or contaminate a surface. The viruses that cause HFMD can survive for long periods ...
What You Need to Know About Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
GRAND RAPIDS – Reports from area health care providers and data from local emergency departments indicate a recent increase in illness consistent with Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease ... throat, rash, sores on fingers, palms and soles of feet, and blister ...