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 …
Home-made juice can effectively treat dengue fever and other monsoon ailments. Know all about it. Monsoon woes come in the form of many waterborne diseases, including dengue. The symptoms of dengue fever, a viral disease spread …
A public health alert for 150 dengue fever cases has been issued in Mombasa, Kenya. The Conversation Africa’s Health and Medicine Editor Joy Wanja Muraya spoke to Dr Andrew Githeko on the effective management of this disease …
Every two to five years, dengue fever rages in tropical regions. This year, a particularly bad outbreak in India has …
Phuket consistently has among the highest number of dengue sufferers in the country, and the disease has killed one 24-year-old woman in Patong and hospitalized hundreds of others on the island already this year. Yet hope is on the …
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 …
Nationwide the situation isn’t any better, said the official, with more than 71,000 cases of dengue fever reported year-to-date since January 1 and 19 deaths, …
The massive influx of illegal immigrants crossing into California and Texas during the summer months may have contributed to the presence of insects in America now. Although the dengue fever mosquitoes have only been …
It seems there is a Dengue Fever outbreak in Vietnam, with HCMC and the surrounding area. So it is a reminder that in SEA you should use mosquito repellent duribg the day as well. I dont want to worry people, but it is good to be aware of it.
PUNE: Two more patients succumbed to dengue fever induced complications in different hospitals in the city last week. Both victims — a 46-year-old man, resident of Wakdewadi, and another 83-year-old resident of Kirkatwadi, on Sinhagad …