Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne disease that occurs in tropical areas of the world. Mild dengue fever causes high fever, rash and muscle and joint pain. A severe form of dengue fever, called dengue hemorrhagic fever, can cause …
DEPUTY Chief Medical Officer Dr Delon Brennen said officials are concerned about a possible outbreak of dengue fever or the chikungunya virus because of high volumes of stagnant water throughout certain Family Islands due to floods …
In the fight against disease-bearing mosquitoes, residents in the Brazilian city of Piracicaba have a new ally: mosquitoes. A biotech company has released into the wild an army of genetically modified male mosquitoes that will never see their …
With dengue cases on the rise, here's all you need to know about the spead and prevention measures of the disease. The number of dengue cases, caused by viruses transmitted by mosquitoes, have been on the rise, as the monsoon …
The Public Health Ministry has announced it will push for the establishment of a dengue fever "war room" in all provinces. The move follows a dengue fever pandemic that has claimed over 50 lives this year alone. As of June 11, 43,609 Thais …
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 …
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia's eastern Sabah state has recorded 913 cases of dengue fever between January and March 10, marking an increase of 70 cases compared to the same period last year, the media reported on Sunday. The state's …
Three weeks after Lassa fever killed a student of the Federal Government Girls’ College, Lantang, Faith Bako, the Plateau State Government, has confirmed a fresh case in Garkawa, Mikang Local Government Area. But the government which …
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Newswise — AMHERST, Mass. – Using a unique data set spanning 40 years of dengue fever incidence in Thailand, an international team led by biostatistician Nicholas Reich at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has for the first …