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First malaria vaccine may be ready next year 31.7.2014 TOI: All Headlines
First malaria vaccine may be ready next year
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Drug-resistant malaria spreading fast in Southeast Asia, warn experts 31.7.2014 FirstPost: Life

Drug-resistant malaria parasites are now firmly established in border regions in four Southeast Asian countries.

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Malaria cases down, asserts Corpn 31.7.2014 newindianexpress.com
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Viral fever on the rise in Gurgaon, but no dengue outbreak expected yet 31.7.2014 Gurgaon - City - The Times of India
The rains might be sparse this year, but the monsoons are on.The city has already recorded two cases of dengue, one in old Gurgaon and one in Sector 40.Around 20 cases of malaria have also been reported.
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Drug-resistant malaria spreading fast in SE Asia 31.7.2014 Zee News : World
Drug-resistant malaria parasites are now firmly established in border regions in four Southeast Asian countries, imperilling global efforts to control the disease, experts warned on Wednesday.
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305 Encephalitis Deaths in Assam; CM Asks to Check the Disease 31.7.2014 newindianexpress.com
Gogoi directed Principal Health Secretary to provide medicines and vaccinations against the disease and procure the necessary amount of medicines from outside the state.
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sleeping sickness 30.7.2014 Telegraph: Opinion
Where have all the pigs gone? But this absurd lament ' for all the pigs being lifted out of their homes in various parts of Calcutta and Howrah and being transported hurriedly away to contain the spread of Japanese encephalitis ' would be considered flighty against the background of continuing deaths. A mosquito-borne disease of which pigs are often the host, Japanese encephalitis, together with acute encephalitis syndrome, have killed, reportedly, almost 570 people across India this year. These two diseases kill numbers of people each year during the monsoons, when mosquitoes breed. This time, however, not only are the numbers alarming, but the spread is frightening too. Uttar Pradesh and Bihar were always vulnerable to these two diseases; this year Assam has lost 88 people to Japanese encephalitis that has affected 470, and 207 people to acute encephalitis syndrome that has affected 1,257, while in West Bengal 113 people had succumbed to Japanese encephalitis alone by July 25. Arunachal Pradesh, too, ...
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305 encephalitis deaths in Assam; CM Tarun Gogoi asks Health department to take measures 30.7.2014 DNA: Urban Tales
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday directed the Health department to take all possible measures to check the spread of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) and Japanese Encephalitis (JE), which have jointly claimed 305 lives in Assam this year. The Chief Minister directed the Health Minister, Chief Secretary and Health department officials to take all necessary measures for speedy control of Encephalitis and provide necessary medical treatment to the people affected with vector-borne disease, officials said. Gogoi also directed Principal Health Secretary to provide medicines and vaccinations against the disease and procure the necessary amount of medicines from outside the state. The vector-borne AES has claimed 212 lives while Japanese Encephalitis 93 in Assam this year, a senior Health Department official said. The total number of people suffering from AES was 1,286, including 488 by JE, Joint Director Health Services-Malaria Dr BK Barua told PTI. After the doubtful patients tested positive ...
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Ebola virus can spread like forest fire, US warns 30.7.2014 CNN-IBN: World
The deadly Ebola virus can spread like a forest fire, US health authorities said on Monday, urging travelers to West Africa to take extra precautions amid the largest outbreak in history. Since March, there have been 1,201 cases of Ebola and 672 deaths in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.
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77 suspected cases of dengue 30.7.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
77 suspected cases of dengue
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GHMC Goes for Complete Makeover for Vehicles 30.7.2014 newindianexpress.com
In a move to give a new look to the rickety, wobbly and shaky tippers and heavy vehicles,
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Young Lives Can't be Lost to Preventable Diseases 30.7.2014 newindianexpress.com
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In Attempt to Improve its Image, GHMC Goes for Complete Makeover for Vehicles 30.7.2014 newindianexpress.com
In a move to give a new look to the rickety, wobbly and shaky tippers and heavy vehicles,
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First ever malaria vaccines comes closer to reality 29.7.2014 New Kerala: Health News
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Scrub Typhus fast spreading in cities 29.7.2014 Hindu: Cities
Risk of getting the infection is more where rat population is high. The disease is spread by harvest mite, a microscopic parasite of rodents (mice, rats and bandicoots) and humans.
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First ever malaria vaccines comes closer to reality 29.7.2014 DNA: Health
First ever malaria vaccines comes closer to reality
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Bird droppings can kill mosquitoes, finds study 29.7.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Bird droppings can kill mosquitoes, finds study
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Litter chokes seasonal Doon rivers, waters enter homes 29.7.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Litter chokes seasonal Doon rivers, waters enter homes
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Woman Paraded Naked, Nobody Arrested Yet 29.7.2014 newindianexpress.com
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3 die of malaria in Barak 29.7.2014 The Telegraph : North East
Silchar July 28: Three persons died of malaria in Karimganj district of Barak valley, forcing the health authorities to open three medical camps in Churaibari village, Tilbhum and Karimganj railway stations.
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