Dengue Fever (DF) is a mosquito-borne disease (Aedes) caused by single-strand RNA viruses of the family flaviviridae. Two-fifths of the world's population are thought to be at risk from DF, mainly urban dwellers in tropical and sub-tropical …
Residents of Thailand – and especially those in Bangkok, neighbouring provinces and large southern cities – must stay alert to the danger of dengue fever and other mosquito-borne diseases even beyond the rainy season, the Department …
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
(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 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 …
Health officials announced on Wednesday that they have detected a case of locally acquired dengue fever in Miami-Dade county, according to the Florida Health Department. Dengue fever is a viral disease that is mainly spread by the …
Last week, health officials announced that a New York man had contracted dengue fever – an infectious disease found …
NEW DELHI — An epidemic of dengue fever in India is fostering a growing sense of alarm even as government officials here have publicly refused to acknowledge the scope of a problem that experts say is threatening hundreds of millions …