20 ill in school flu outbreak
January 28, 2013
The Centre for Health Protection is investigating an influenza-like illness outbreak at a Tuen Mun nursery school.
Twenty pupils, 10 boys and 10 girls aged two to four, have fallen ill since January 22. One tested positive for Influenza A.
None required hospitalisation, and all are in stable condition.
The centre’s officers have visited the school and advised the management to adopt measures against respiratory tract infections.