Influx in numbers of sick children
May 25, 2012 1:28 am
The Health Ministry is urging parents to ensure that children are dressed warmly during this cold weather.
There has been an increase in children being taken to health centres around the country.
Ministry Spokesperson – Peni Namotu says most of them are suffering from fever and cough.
“It is the responsibility of the parents to ensure that their children are not exposed to the chilly weather conditions currently experienced around the country at the moment. Ensure that they are warmly dressed.”
Namotu adds people should be mindful of what they eat during cold conditions.