informing them that hospitals already have the rapid diagnostic test equipment that could confirm possible dengue cases within the first five days of fever. Gorgolon …
From 1 January to 7 July 2017, the Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health (MoH) Sri Lanka reported 80 732 dengue fever cases, including 215 deaths. This is a 4.3 fold higher than the average number of cases for the same period …
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Asian tiger mosquitos, like the one seen above, can carry dengue fever and have been seen as far north as Chicago Photo by Roger De Marfé/iStockphoto/Thinkstock. In the autumn of 1885, people in Austin, Texas, began to feel sick. …
The nation on Sunday lost ace filmmaker Yash Chopra to dengue. The epidemic has assumed worrying proportion with cases being reported from across the country. Dengue infection is caused by a virus. It occurs commonly as dengue
(CNN)Sri Lanka is facing an "unprecedented" outbreak of deadly dengue fever, with 296 deaths recorded and over 100,000 cases reported in 2017 alone, according to the Red Cross. The international aid organization, formally known …
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(MORE: Dengue Fever Creeps Back Into the U.S., and Climate Change Isn ... Sanofi Pasteur chief medical and clinical officer for dengue, tells TIME. Faced with such challenges, scientists have searched for alternative ways of combating …
Dengue fever is the world’s most pernicious mosquito-borne virus, afflicting as many as 400 million people a year — making the latest setback in the effort to stop the scourge all the more frustrating. The vaccine Sanofi spent more than …
The mosquito that spreads the deadly dengue and yellow fever viruses has been discovered in the Canary Islands at …
A YOUNG housewife was not bothered about mosquitoes until she came down with dengue fever about four years ago. It started as a mild headache before morphing into a burning fever.There was a rash of tiny red spots over her arms, …
Dengue fever may be more than three times more prevalent than current estimates, according to a new report. The study, led by researchers at the University of Oxford in England, estimates there are 390 million dengue infections around the …