Scarlet Fever — Worldwide/Unknown
Scarlet fever cases in Lincolnshire [England] have rocketed by 350 percent, latest official figures show. And with many more youngsters affected than in the same period in 2014, public health experts are reminding parents, schools, and nurseries to be aware of the symptoms.
There have been 27 notifications of scarlet fever in Lincolnshire in the 1st 6 weeks of 2015, compared with 6 during the 1st 6 weeks of 2014. Some 1265 new cases were recorded in England in the 1st 6 weeks of the year
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