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Untreated polyarthritis can deform joints permanently @ 6/26/2017 6:15:47 PM 26.6.2017 DNA: Health
Chikungunya, the bone breaking fever, being one of the reasons for polyarthritis , may become a rampant disorder.
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Untreated polyarthritis can deform joints permanently 26.6.2017 DNA: Health
Chikungunya, the bone breaking fever, being one of the reasons for polyarthritis , may become a rampant disorder.
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Dry spell sparks fears of vector-borne diseases 26.6.2017 TOI: Goa
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Civic bodies cancel employees’ leaves 26.6.2017 Hindu: Delhi
Order due to surge in vector-borne diseases; sanitation and desilting drives soon
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Asian strain of zika virus has mutated: Scientists 24.6.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Asian strain of zika virus has mutated: Scientists
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Zika, dengue and chikungunya: Doctors call for multiplex PCR test kits to fight triple infection 24.6.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Zika, dengue and chikungunya: Doctors call for multiplex PCR test kits to fight triple infection
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Hospitals told to get more beds for 6 months 24.6.2017 DNA: Mumbai
With an aim to avert a possible dengue-chikungunya crisis in the Capital, the Delhi government on Friday instructed all hospitals and nursing homes to increase their bed capacity by up to 20 per cent for the next six months. So far, Delhi has witnessed 50 cases of dengue and 105 cases of chikungunya. By this month in 2016, however, only five cases of dengue and not a single case of chikungunya were reported. "All hospitals, including private and government, and the nursing homes have been asked to increase the bed capacity by up to 20 per cent for six months, so that there is no shortage of beds. No patient has to be turned away due to unavailability of beds," Delhi Heath Minister Satyendar Jain said. The government has also banned over-the-counter sale of drugs like aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID), such as brufen, without medical prescription as use of these may "pose a threat" to dengue and chikungunya patients. According to sources, nearly 4,000 beds will be added to the ...
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Delhi govt nod for extra hospital beds 24.6.2017 Hindu: Cities
Approval in time for monsoon; vector-borne diseases expected to spike during season
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‘Spurt in dengue cases cause for concern’ 24.6.2017 Hindu: Home
The past decade has seen 20-fold rise in dengue cases, says Dr. Ashwini Kumar
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Operation Brito to keep mosquitoes at bay 23.6.2017 Hindu: News
The Health Department will launch Operation Brito, a scientific campaign to keep vector-borne diseases at bay by destroying mosquito breeding sources, in Wayanad on Monday.“As Aedes aegypti mosquitoes...
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HC seeks report from north civic body's on rag-picker's death 23.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Observing there is more garbage than land in the national capital, the Delhi High Court on Friday sought a report from North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) on the death of a rag-picker.
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Delhi hospitals allowed to increase bed capacities 23.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
In a bid to tackle dengue and chikungunya cases in the city, the Delhi government on Friday announced that all hospitals here have been permitted to increase their bed capacity by 10 to 20 per cent.
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Delhi hospitals asked to up bed capacity to tackle dengue 23.6.2017 DNA: Health
The Delhi government today issued instructions to state-run and private hospitals and nursing homes to increase their bed capacity by up to 20 per cent for the next six months to deal with the possible outbreak of dengue and chikungunya.
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Delhi High Court to continue hearing pleas on dengue, chikungunya menace 23.6.2017 News
In 2016, the national capital saw its first ever chikungunya outbreak that affected 9,661 people
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Health dept instructs officials to be alert over Zika 22.6.2017 TOI: Jaipur
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Heads must roll over garbage mess: HC 21.6.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
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HC dubs MCDs claims on garbage removal as 'eyewash' 21.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Ordering action against erring officials, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday slammed the national capital's municipal bodies over their failure to remove garbage from the city roads and dubbed their claims on trash removal as an "eyewash"
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Dengue, chikungunya cases on the rise 21.6.2017 Hindu: National
Officials start survey in Chitradurga
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Dengue: SDMC steps up drive, video campaign on TV, theatres 20.6.2017 DNA: Health
The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has started a video campaign to spread awareness on prevention of vector-borne diseases with clips of the same being shown even in cinema halls.
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146 cases of chikungunya, 87 of dengue reported so far in Delhi this year 20.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Season for the vector-borne diseases begins from mid-July and generally lasts till November-end
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