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Category: Diseases :: Communicable :: Malaria
Last updated: Jul 28 2016 18:57 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Hepatitis cases reported more during monsoon: Experts 28.7.2016 TOI: Mumbai
Mumbai, Jul 28 () Nearly 60 per cent of hepatitis cases are detected during monsoon with each year approximately 200 new cases being reported, medical experts said here on World Hepatitis Day today.
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Oldest evidence of cancer spotted in 1.7 million-year-old fossil 28.7.2016 All News-IANS Stories
Overturning a common perception that cancer is a modern disease, researchers in South Africa have detected the most ancient evidence of cancer in the fossil of a hominin, or bipedal human relative who lived approximately 1.7 million years ago.
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Water-borne diseases on the rise 28.7.2016 Hindu: National
Water-borne and air born epidemic diseases have been on the rise while the mosquito-borne diseases like malaria and dengue are still under control in the current Monsoon season in the district. Privat...
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One black fever case confirmed in Kannur 28.7.2016 Hindu: National
A case of black fever known as Visceral leishmaniasis that can be fatal if not properly treated has been reported from Manantheri at Chittariparamba grama panchayat here.Office of the District Medical...
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Spreading awareness to check hepatitis spread 28.7.2016 Hindu: National
WHO aims to eliminate infection by 2030
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UN rushes to ramp up support for South Sudan's battle against cholera outbreak 27.7.2016 New Kerala: World News

New York, July 27 : The United Nations and its partners are rushing to ramp up support for South Sudan's fight to contain a cholera outbreak through measures, including an oral vaccination campaign to reach over 14,000 people and the creation of treatment and rehydration centres.
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Ghaziabad gears up to tackle dengue outbreak 27.7.2016 TOI: Cities
In the wake of first dengue death in neighboring Delhi, administration in Ghaziabad have begun taking precautionary measures to contain the outbreak. The administration has formed 15 teams which are carrying out checks in residential, private and government installments across the city. Full dress code for school children have been imposed and circular issued to all schools.
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City police battle stagnant water in seized vehicles 27.7.2016 TOI: Calcutta Times
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Scale up efforts against hepatitis: WHO 27.7.2016 New Kerala: India News
Hepatitis is preventable and treatable but continues to be an acute public health challenge globally and in countries of WHO South-East Asia Region. Viral hepatitis kills approximately 350 000 people every year in the Region. It is responsible for more deaths than HIV and malaria together, and is second only to tuberculosis as a major cause of death among communicable diseases. Globally, and in the Region the number of deaths due to viral hepatitis is increasing. There is need for immediate and urgent action to arrest the spread of hepatitis.
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Chicken scent offers hope for malaria prevention 27.7.2016 newindianexpress.com
A team of insect experts began their investigation after noticing that mosquitoes stay away from chickens.
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Believers Church launches Mosquito Net distribution campaign 26.7.2016 New Kerala: Business India
New Delhi, July 26 : With an aim to prevent the slum dwellers and poor families from Malaria and Dengue during monsoon season, Believers Church started a nation-wide 'Mosquito Net' distribution campaign as a part of its community development programme.
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Believers Church launches Mosquito Net distribution campaign 26.7.2016 Sify Finance
-NewsVoir): With an aim to prevent the slum dwellers and poor families from Malaria and Dengue during monsoon season, Believers Church started a nation-wide 'Mosquito Net' distribution campaign as
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Now, cholera adds to Kozhikode’s woes 26.7.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Now, cholera adds to Kozhikode’s woes
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Malaria drug shows promise in cancer treatment 26.7.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Malaria drug shows promise in cancer treatment
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Threat of deadly diseases looms in deluge-hit areas 26.7.2016 Guwahati - City - The Times of India
The threat of outbreak of deadly diseases is looming large over the state which is reeling under floods at present.
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Now, cholera adds to Kozhikode’s woes 26.7.2016 Hindu: News
One confirmed case reported last week; district already battling diphtheria, dengue, malaria and leptospirosis
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Mobile clinics to check malaria in Agency 26.7.2016 Hindu: Home
Pressing into service 30 mobile clinics and distribution of two lakh mosquito nets are among the new measures to be initiated to control malaria and seasonal diseases in the Agency area of the distric...
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2030 forecast: Warmer nights, heavy rain in city 26.7.2016 TOI: Mumbai
On the eleventh anniversary of the 26/7 deluge in the city, a newly available report from The Energy and Research Institute (TERI) projects rising temperatures across Maharashtra and more extreme rainfall events for Mumbai and other districts
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MGC MM adopts three-year plan of action to implement Mekong-Ganga Cooperation 25.7.2016 New Kerala: World News
Vientiane (Laos), July 25 : The Seventh Mekong Ganga Cooperation Ministerial Meeting (7th MGC MM) held in Vientiane, Lao People's Democratic Republic (PDR), has adopted a plan of action to implement the Mekong-Ganga Cooperation for the next three years (2016-2018).
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Monsoon maladies 25.7.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Monsoon maladies
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