Strep A and Scarlet Fever

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We are seeing a large increase in calls to the practice by people concerned with the recent increase in cases of strep A infection/scarlet fever in children. There is lots of information online on what you need to look out for and to reassure you, most children will only have mild illness. However, if you are concerned about how unwell your child is, please seek medical help.

For more information, you can watch this helpful video from Dr Ranj:

You can also download the free Heathier Together App onto your smartphone where you can register your child and get instant advice on many common conditions. It is also available online: