4 Far worse outbreaks of the disease has been reported this year
According to the CDC an HFMD isn’t very common in the United States, however this year has been particularly bad with outbreaks reported in Georgia, Florida and the south-eastern US. This could then spread to other regions of the country.
Should you be living in an area that has reports of HFMD, be extra cautious and vigilant about the young ones in your family. Practice good hygiene and take extra precautions. All family members should be made to wash their hands and feet especially before eating. Even if there is a slight suspicion of kids having Hand foot and mouth disease, consult a doctor.