Ministry Calls for Public Vigilance during Upcoming Cold Season

date_range 11-Dec-2023
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Phnom Penh, December 09, 2023 --

The Ministry of Health has issued a directive calling on the public to take the best care of themselves and their health during the approaching cold season.

According to the directive, Cambodia generally encounters seasonal diseases such as respiratory diseases, allergies, and COVID-19.

The directive recommended that people wear thick coats, scarves, beanies, and winter gloves to prevent themselves from falling ill.

It also advised them to visit the local health centre when they are sick.

Children and the elderly are the most susceptible to diseases during the cold season, it highlighted.