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IN: 60 Died Due to Malaria This Year, 19 Due to Dengue: Health Minister JP Nadda


60 Died Due to Malaria This Year, 19 Due to Dengue: Health Minister JP Nadda

New Delhi:  Malaria has claimed the lives of 60 people while 19 people have died due to dengue in the county this year, the government has said. 207 more words


IN: Dengue, Chikungunya cases are higher than recorded: Research


Dengue, Chikungunya cases are higher than recorded: Research

Dengue, chikungunya

The researchers tested blood samples from 1,010 people across 50 locations in Chennai, a city with over 6 million people, and found that nearly all of them had been exposed to dengue and 44 percent had been exposed to chikungunya. 97 more words


One Day to Go!

Wow! One day to go! I’ve spent the last week trying to sort things out- 2 months is a really long time to be going away! 192 more words

Yankee Homecoming Parade and Newburyport Mosquito Control

Since 1958, the Yankee Homecoming has been a highlight of summer here in Newburyport! This year marks the U.S. Coast Guard’s 225th year. For eight days, from July 26th – August 2nd, concerts, fireworks, and the parade honor our town and community history, past and present. 436 more words

Mosquito Squad North Shore

Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile

While a small amount of mosquitoes have tested positive for West Nile virus in Montgomery County, officials with the county and public health department are urging residents to take precautions. 35 more words


Peru extends health emergency after Chikungunya cases confirmed in indigenous population

Peru’s Ministry of Health extended the health emergency it originally enacted in its northern region this April after confirming 22 deaths related to Chikungunya and the first cases of the deadly virus in the country’s indigenous population. 207 more words


St. Louis County reports 2 cases of mosquito borne illness Chikunguny

ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – You’ve most likely heard of west Nile, but what about Chikungunya?

Both are mosquito borne illnesses. Chikungunya is spread by daytime mosquitoes, while West Nile is spread by mosquitoes that feed at night. 161 more words