Occurrence of disease at same time likely to cause overlappingepidemics
7 Nov 2023. People are more likely to get sick when the weather changes. The
occurrence of dengue fever, hand, foot and mouth disease, chickenpox, pink
eye, respiratory diseases, and influenza at the same time is causing the risk of
overlapping epidemics. Worse, these diseases also tend to increase in the
number of cases due to the impact of the weather changes.