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  • UKHSA - Back to school advice

    UKHSA - Back to school advice As pupils and students return to school following the Christmas break, UKHSA is reminding people that winter illnesses continue to circulate at high levels. Flu and Covid 19 are currently circulating at high levels and are likely to continue to increase in coming weeks. High numbers of scarlet fever, which is caused by group A streptococcus, also continue to be reported . Following simple steps can help protect children, minimise the spread of illness in education and childcare settings and protect wider communities.
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