Weekly Epidemic Report (from June 17, 2019 to June 23, 2019)
From:Beijing Municipal Health Commission
Date:07/11/2019

I. Epidemic situation 
During the 25th week of 2019, there were a total of 2,416 cases of 18 kinds of legal infectious diseases reported, and 5 cases died in the city. The top five diseases with a large number of cases are Other Infectious Diarrhea, Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease, Tuberculosis, Influenza and Dysentery, covering 82.00% of the total reported cases of legal infectious diseases. 

II. Key epidemic situation 
Compared with last week, the number of reported infectious diseases decreased by 4.05%, while Tuberculosis and Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease showing a slight increase in number. According to the seasonal incidence laws of infectious diseases, intestinal infectious diseases still remain the focus of disease prevention and control in the near future. 
Intestinal infectious diseases can be transmitted through water, food, daily contact and flies. Recently, the temperature has risen markedly, and the intestinal infectious diseases have started to grow and reproduce actively. Citizens shall pay attention to personal hygiene, develop good hand-washing habits in daily life, drink boiled water, eat cooked meat and seafood and avoid eating raw or bad food, avoid contact with patients, avoid places where people are crowded, and see a doctor as soon as possible when vomiting and diarrhea occur.