Dengue Fever: How to Protect People in Bengal

Dengue Fever: How to Protect People in Bengal

Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne illness prevalent in West Bengal, particularly during the monsoon season. While there’s no specific cure, taking precautions significantly reduces the risk of infection. This article provides essential information on preventing dengue and staying healthy in Bengal. Understanding Dengue Fever Dengue is a viral infection transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes. These mosquitoes … Read more

Tragic Loss: Community Health Officer in Hunsur Dies Due to Dengue

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Introduction to the Incident The community of Hunsur has been struck by a profound tragedy with the untimely death of a dedicated Community Health Officer (CHO) due to dengue fever. The deceased, Ms. Priya Rao, aged 35, was a committed healthcare professional known for her unwavering service and dedication to improving public health in the … Read more

The Impact of Obesity on Dengue Severity in Children: Key Findings from Recent Study

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Introduction to Dengue and Obesity Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne viral infection that has become a significant global health concern, particularly in tropical and subtropical regions. The virus is primarily transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito, and its symptoms can range from mild fever and joint pain to severe, life-threatening conditions such as dengue hemorrhagic … Read more

Understanding Dengue Fever: Symptoms, Prevention, and Treatment

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What is Dengue Fever? Dengue fever, commonly referred to as breakbone fever, is a mosquito-borne viral infection caused by the Dengue virus. The term “breakbone fever” originates from the severe muscle and joint pain experienced by those infected, which feels as though bones are breaking. The Dengue virus belongs to the Flavivirus genus and is … Read more