Infectious disease outbreaks should be reported to Public Health England on 0300 3038162
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Good hygiene and infection control are vital in preventing the spread of infectious diseases.
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Antibiotic resistance: what is it and what can we do about it?
- As bacteria continue to develop resistance to antibiotics, we have fewer effective treatments for infections.
- To find out more about antibiotic resistance, see
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