Hand foot mouth disease (HFMD) is a highly contagious viral infection affecting mainly children, with young children below five years of age particularly susceptible. It can also affect adults.
A person suffering from HFMD will have blister-like rash on hands and feet, as well as ulcers in the mouth.
Other symptoms include:
Please consult your doctor if you suspect you or your child may have HFMD.
How to protect your child and yourself from HFMD?
Good personal hygiene is the key factor in preventing your child and yourself from HFMD.