Tag Archives: chikungunya

Be ready to combat vector borne diseases

A small bite by a seemingly trifling organism can really turn your life upside down. Can you believe the fact that Vector borne diseases cause more than one million deaths each year? Yes, the number of deaths from vector born diseases is increasing alarmingly. Under tropical conditions of excessive heat and high humidity, man is subject to serious physical and ...

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Kids dying of viral fever in Kurnool raises alarm in Andhra; NCPCR issues notice

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has asked the Andhra Pradesh State Government over a report that stated many kids died of viral fevers while receiving treatment at the Government General Hospital in Kurnool, taking the toll to more than 100 in the District in the past one month. Suffering from viral diseases ranging from dengue and ...

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