MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Florida health officials have confirmed the first case of locally acquired Dengue fever in Miami-Dade County. The infection is primarily spread through bites of infected mosquitoes. The person infected with the virus has …
SINGAPORE — A 63-year-old Singaporean woman living in Bedok died on Thursday after she came down with dengue fever and was admitted to Changi General Hospital on March 9. This is the third death recorded this year from the …
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 …
Last week, health officials announced that a New York man had contracted dengue fever – an infectious disease found predominantly in tropical climates – from a local mosquito, raising questions about the prevalence of the disease in the …
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 …
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, …