Tag: scarlet fever
about 1 year ago
mirror.co.uk

Symptoms of 7 Victorian diseases making a comeback in UK - see all warning signs

Clean water, good food, education, antibiotics and vaccinations have meant over the last 150 years the improvements i...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

At least 37 children have died after Strep A infections - Strep throat symptoms explained

Invasive Group A Streptococcal disease (iGAS or Strep A) is known to cause scarlet fever, throat infections and, in v...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Strep A and scarlet fever: Cases hit new record - the picture in England, Wales, Scotland and Nor...

The number of scarlet fever infections is the highest since records began, here’s what the situation is like across t...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Scarlet fever: the 12 areas of England and Wales worst affected as Strep A outbreak continues to ...

With scarlet fever infections continuing to climb amid high levels of the Strep A bug, here are the areas of England ...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

The 11 parts of the country worst hit by scarlet fever outbreak

Rates of scarlet fever are unusually high for this time of year. But which parts of England and Wales are hardest hit?

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Strep A: parents call for schools to shut until after Christmas as outbreaks spread

Strep A can cause throat infection, scarlet fever or skin infections such as cellulitis or impetigo

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over 1 year ago
hucknalldispatch.co.uk

Latest figures reveal 27 cases of scarlet fever being recorded in Nottinghamshire

Latest Government figures from the UK Health Security Agency show Nottinghamshire recorded 27 cases of scarlet fever ...

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over 1 year ago
hartlepoolmail.co.uk

How to spot Strep A infections as Hartlepool Borough Council confirms rise in local cases

Public health officials in Hartlepool have issued guidance to parents about Strep A bacterial infections following a ...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Strep A and scarlet fever: the number of cases in each area of England and Wales

Strep A infections have led to the deaths of nine children across the UK. But how widespread is the bug and how does ...

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over 1 year ago
londonworld.com

Scarlet fever in London: What is the infection and how many cases are in your area?

Rates of scarlet fever are above average this year, but are not at record highs.

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Strep A antibiotics shortage and health secretary response - explained

Pharmacists have said they are struggling to get penicillin, which is an antibiotic used to treat Strep A

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Symptoms of scarlet fever and link to Strep A - explained

Scarlet fever is very infectious and can easily spread to other people

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Strep A warning symptoms that mean you should go to A&E immediately

Parents are urged to be “vigilant” in spotting the signs of Strep A

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

At least nine children die after Strep A infection - symptoms explained

Invasive Group A Streptococcal disease (iGAS or Strep A) is known to cause scarlet fever, throat infections and, in v...

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over 1 year ago
liverpoolworld.uk

Strep A outbreak: North West has highest scarlet fever rate in England

Scarlet Fever is caused by the same bacteria that can lead to invasive Group A strep (iGAS), which has claimed the li...

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over 1 year ago
manchesterworld.uk

Strep A: dozens of cases recorded in region along with scarlet fever

The North West also has the highest rates in the country for scarlet fever, which is caused by the same bacteria.

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Seven children die after Strep A infection - symptoms explained

Invasive Group A Streptococcal disease (iGAS or Strep A) is known to cause scarlet fever, throat infections and, in v...

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over 1 year ago
liverpoolworld.uk

Parents told to look out for signs of Strep A after 6 children die in the UK

Six children, one in Wales and a further five in England have so far died from Strep A. Here are the symptoms to look...

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over 1 year ago
mirror.co.uk

UK health chiefs insist NO new strain outbreak of Strep A despite five child deaths

This week Muhammad Ibrahim Ali, 4, Hanna Reap, 7, a six-year-old child from Ashworth in Kent and a primary-school age...

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over 1 year ago
mirror.co.uk

Parents keep children home as school 'yet to be cleaned' after outbreak kills girl, 6

Parents have kept their children at home today after a six-year-old girl pupil died amid an outbreak of rare group A ...

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about 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

Symptoms and treatment for scarlet fever explained - and if adults can get it

Scarlet fever is very infectious and can easily spread to other people

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