Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever is one of the dangerous diseases contracted during raining reason, especially in topical countries like Thailand. We would like to give you a few effective tips that will help to protect your children from Dengue.
1. Keep the Body Protected On your family trip it is helpful to let the children wear long trousers. It is also handy to apply mosquito repellent sprays & creams, before travelling out of home.
2. Watch out at Dawn and Dusk The yellow fever mosquitoes can bite any time during the day but they are often rampant during sunrise and sunset. You can help protect your children by watching them during the two hours after sunrise and two hour before the sunset.
3. Let Kids be Away from Stagnant Water Stagnated water bodies are the areas where mosquitoes usually breed. Being around such areas can increase the risk of being bitten and infected by the deadly virus.
4. Mosquito Proof your House To keep your house a mosquito free, you can use liquid repellents that are non- toxic and safe, or electronic ‘pest repellers’.
Heathfield International School is deeply concerned about the dangers of Dengue Fever and commit ourselves to preventing all of our pupils from this disease. We, therefore, spray mosquitoicide in our school in the evenings and during weekends regularly. Furthermore, we collaborate with the Saphansung District Office in keeping our school a safe and happy place to learn, by spraying mosquitoicide during school break time.
We hope these 4 tips will be useful for your children and family in everyday life.