The mosquito-borne viral disease dengue has become one of the worst nightmares of the country. Also called 'breakbone fever' or 'dandy fever', it is caused by a family of viruses and is transmitted via aedes mosquitoes. Dengue begins …
Meanwhile, Florida officials now report 115 cases of locally acquired Zika. In addition to the continuing spread of the Zika virus in the state, Florida is now contending with new cases of a tropical disease killer. There are now reports that a …
Health officials announced on Wednesday that they have detected a case of locally acquired dengue fever in Miami-Dade county, according to the Florida Health Department. Dengue fever is a viral disease that is mainly spread by the …
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 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 …
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 …