Federal health officials are investigating an outbreak of dengue fever in Hawaii after more than 100 people have become infected. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned travelers to protect themselves from mosquito bites …
The state Department of Health has identified a case of dengue fever on Maui. The DOH mailed letters out on Jan. 29 informing residents about the case that was acquired outside of Maui. Hawaii News Now has reached out to the DOH …
The Health Ministry reported that 3,298 people were infected with dengue fever in January this year and 50 of them died because of it. (Shutterstock/File) Indonesia is one of the countries that serves as a habitat for dengue-carrying …
It was during the 1780 epidemic in Philadelphia when one of the founding fathers of US Benjamin Rush coined the term ‘break bone ever’ because of the crippling symptoms of dengue. For a disease that has no known cure till date, the …
SAO PAULO, April 14 (Reuters) - Corinthians striker Paolo Guerrero has contracted dengue fever and will be out of action for at least two weeks, doctors in Sao Paulo said on Tuesday. "According to the latest clinical and laboratory …
It seems the Philippines and the fight against dengue fever are inextricably intertwined. It was here, in 1954, where the first epidemic of severe dengue was reported and laboratory-confirmed. More than half a century later, in April this …
JEDDAH: The Jeddah municipality has implemented five measures to curb the increasing numbers of dengue fever. The municipality instructed its directorates and agencies to follow the measures and called for collective efforts between the …
Dengue fever is not to be taken lightly, but compared to malaria, it is a far less deadly mosquito-transmitted disease. Unfortunately, the illnesses tend to share very similar starting symptoms, causing frequent misdiagnoses in areas …
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 …
Paris (AFP) - Dengue fever, the world's fastest growing mosquito-borne disease, has spread its wings and morphed from a tropical disease endemic in just nine countries to worldwide threat. Globalisation, urbanisation, climate change and …