'I would shiver like crazy when the fever was very high,' says man who caught dengue twice

Mr Justin Cheong is among those who have been infected with dengue fever at least twice. ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN
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SINGAPORE - Mr Justin Cheong first got dengue in 2014. It started with a high fever and a rash of tiny dots all over his body. The days that followed were filled with pain and discomfort, recalls the 46-year-old.

"I had very bad body and joint aches. It felt like my bones were breaking. I had a fever that kept coming and going, and I would shiver like crazy when the fever was very high," says Mr Cheong, an editor of a local lifestyle website.

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