Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD)

Jul 18, 2018

Introduction
 

The recent Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) outbreak in children has drawn beyond the danger level in Malaysia. HFMD is an illness that causes sores in or on the mouth and on the hands, feet and sometimes the buttocks and legs. It is caused by virus that can be spread easily through coughing and sneezing or infected stool mainly in children under 10 years old because they are more susceptible to infection due to their immunity system.

Here are some facts & tips on how to prevent HFMD from spreading.

  1. Wash your hands frequently. It is important to wash your hands often with soap after you touch an infected child.
  2. Don’t let children to share toys or close contact ( hugging, kissing ) while he or she is infected.
  3. Maintain cleanliness of house, child care center by disinfecting  contaminated area.
  4. For a stronger immune system take AB Junior Pre & Pro which contains 1 billion CFU Lactobacillus acidophilus LA-5, 1 billion CFU Bifidobacterium lactis BB-12, probiotic and 2240mg inulin powder prebiotic to build up a strong system within the body to have a better protection against any infections.

BiO-LiFE A. B. Junior Pre & Pro is the first synbiotic formulation that incorporates both prebiotic and probiotic in a sachet. Each sachet contains 1 billion CFU Lactobacillus acidophilus LA-5, 1 billion CFU Bifidobacterium lactis BB-12, and 2.24g chicory inulin as the prebiotic. This triple care formulation carries triple actions for your kids’ health by improving:

1. Nutrition absorption, particularly calcium
2. Good bacteria growth and enhancing the bone health of the kids
3. Enhance immune system and reducing the number of sick days

BiO-LiFE A. B. Junior Pre & Pro is suitable for growing kids aged 2 to 12 years old who are under or after antibiotic treatment, having poor digestion and appetite, and suffering from a weak immune system, allergies, lactose intolerance, and gastrointestinal problems. It can also be given to those who did not have the chance to acquire the prebiotics and probiotics from maternal vagina and breast milk. Uniquely, the powder can be mixed with plain water, milk, or fruit juice, thus making the product to be high compliance in guarding the gut of your little ones.