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Explainer: why children are at risk of hand, foot and mouth disease

Hand, foot and mouth disease is a viral infection that can affect infants and young children.

Lift of SA’s meat export ban in sight

SA has met international conditions to recover its foot-and-mouth disease-free status, paving the way for meat export bans to be lifted.

Foot-and-mouth meat ban could cost SA R4-billion

A ban on some meat exports after a foot-and-mouth disease outbreak could cost South Africa over R4-billion a year, says the Red Meat Industry Forum.

Foot-and-mouth viruses in KwaZulu-Natal ‘isolated’

The viruses involved in the foot-and-mouth outbreak in KwaZulu-Natal have been isolated, according to the Department of Agriculture.

South Africa lifts red meat export ban

South Africa has lifted restrictions on red meat exports, but kept a ban on the movement of live animals.

Agriculture department regrets allowing fence to fall

The KZN agriculture department said it regretted the allowing of foot-and-mouth disease fence in the KwaZulu-Natal north coast to fall apart.

Suspected foot-and-mouth in KZN

A suspected outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease has occurred in northern KwaZulu-Natal, the agriculture minister said on Monday.

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