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New Delhi: Giloy is helpful in building the immune system and papaya leaves cure dengue fever, an expert says. Pankaj Aggarwal, from the capital-based Agrawal Homoe Clinic, has suggested some easy home …
India TV · 8/28/2015
It has only one rural health unit that caters the town’s basic health needs. Dengue fever is a tropical disease which is spread by an Aedes mosquito infected with a dengue virus, Resu said in its report. The symptoms …
Philippine Daily Inquirer · 8/29/2015
Dengue outbreak
Normal dengue fever starts with a flu that lasts for a couple of days or even a week. The incubation period goes on from 4-10 days, post bite from an infected mosquito and body temperature rises up to 104 degree …
Microfinance Monitor · 8/26/2015
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An experimental vaccine against dengue fever being developed by Sanofi proved about 60 percent effective in its second large clinical trial. The results could clear the way for the introduction of the world’s first inoculation against the disease, which ...
New York Times · ByAndrew Pollack · 9/4/2014
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 fever. Occasionally …
Rediff India Abroad · 10/21/2012
The common dengue fever is a flu kind of illness spread by the bite of a mosquito. Dengue and dengue hemorrhagic fever is caused by any of the dengue family viruses. This fever is also widely known as 'break bone fever' due to the severe joint pain caused ...
BoldSky · 7/27/2013
Advertisement Cases of dengue fever usually rise during and just after the rainy season, or June through October in India, experts say. Last year, Yash Chopra, the famous Bollywood director, died in Mumbai after contracting dengue fever. According to a ...
The Wall Street Journal · 8/8/2013

Dengue fever

Disease
Dengue fever, also known as breakbone fever, is a mosquito-borne tropical disease caused by the dengue virus. Symptoms include fever, headache, muscle and joint pains, and a characteristic skin rash that is similar to measles. In a small prop…
Dengue fever, also known as breakbone fever, is a mosquito-borne tropical disease caused by the dengue virus. Symptoms include fever, headache, muscle and joint pains, and a characteristic skin rash that is similar to measles. In a small proportion of cases, the disease develops into the life-threatening dengue hemorrhagic fever, resulting in bleeding, low levels of blood platelets and blood plasma leakage, or into dengue shock syndrome, where dangerously low blood pressure occurs.
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