Many people down with the common cold in the first two months of this year

Polyclinics saw more than 3,900 patients from Feb 12-15, 2018, very high numbers compared to the fewer than 3,350 they usually see over a five-day week.
Polyclinics saw more than 3,900 patients from Feb 12-15, 2018, very high numbers compared to the fewer than 3,350 they usually see over a five-day week.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Many people here spent the long Chinese New Year weekend fighting the common cold.

Polyclinics saw more than 3,900 patients from Feb 12 to 15 - very high numbers compared to the fewer than 3,350 they usually see over a five-day week.

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