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Nat'l Dengue Day: Factors contributing to the rising burden of dengue in India

Nat'l Dengue Day: Factors contributing to the rising burden of dengue in India

Dengue is a vector-borne disease transmitted through the bite of an infected mosquito and is endemic to more than 100 countries

15 May,2024 06:17 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS
Protein from mosquitoes could help control dengue virus infection

Protein from mosquitoes could help control dengue virus infection

In 2023, over 5 million cases of dengue fever were reported globally. Dengue virus – from the genus flavivirus – causes dengue fever in humans and is spread from a bite of an infected female Aedes aegypti mosquito

27 January,2024 08:57 AM IST | Singapore | IANS
India among countries with most reported dengue deaths in 2023: Report

India among countries with most reported dengue deaths in 2023: Report

The report, by aid agency Save the Children, showed that between January and November 2023, a whopping 5 million cases of dengue fever were recorded across 20 of the worst-impacted countries -- marking a 30 per cent increase in cases compared to 2022 and 18 per cent more than the figures in 2019

04 December,2023 08:11 AM IST | New Delhi | IANS
Bhumi Pednekar reveals she is down with dengue, asks fans to be careful

Bhumi Pednekar reveals she is down with dengue, asks fans to be careful

Bhumi Pednekar reveals she is down with dengue, says she went through 8 days of massive torture due to the disease

22 November,2023 12:19 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Risk of climate change on pregnant women and kids neglected, underreported: UN

Risk of climate change on pregnant women and kids neglected, underreported: UN

Climate change poses an existential threat to all of us, but pregnant women, babies and children face some of the gravest consequences of all

22 November,2023 07:38 AM IST | Geneva | IANS
NCP leader Jayant Patil diagnosed with dengue

NCP leader Jayant Patil diagnosed with dengue

Former Maharashtra minister and NCP leader Jayant Patil has said that he has tested positive for dengue and has been advised to rest.

15 November,2023 09:08 AM IST | Mumbai | PTI
Aurangabad company that is Conducting Transformational Clinical Trials: Aiding

Aurangabad company that is Conducting Transformational Clinical Trials: Aiding

Post pandemic, there has been a rise in the number of vaccine and drug clinical studies to aid in improving the healthcare infrastructure in the country.

03 November,2023 12:38 PM IST | MUMBAI | BrandMedia
Mumbai: Why dengue hit different this monsoon

Mumbai: Why dengue hit different this monsoon

Experts pin blame for unusually high infections this year to rampant construction activity; warn that cases could continue to go up till the end of winter

31 October,2023 06:01 AM IST | Mumbai | Eshan Kalyanikar
Mumbai: Vigilant efforts lead to decline in malaria and dengue cases, says BMC

Mumbai: Vigilant efforts lead to decline in malaria and dengue cases, says BMC

Mumbai, like many regions, witnesses a surge in these vector-borne diseases including malaria and dengue during the monsoon months, particularly from July to October

30 October,2023 06:52 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar diagnosed with dengue, advised rest

Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar diagnosed with dengue, advised rest

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar has been diagnosed with dengue and has been advised medical guidance and rest for the next few days, leader of the rebel Nationalist Congress Party's faction Praful Patel said on Sunday

29 October,2023 12:12 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

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