User: tushargupta101 Topic: Water
Category: Chikungunya
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Gear up for rise in vector-borne diseases, warn city doctors 20.7.2017 Hindu: News
Peak season of vector-borne diseases starts from mid-July and continues till the end of November, says health official
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Politicians bicker as civic issues continue to bother Delhiites 19.7.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
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Indian population, carrier of hepatitis B: Study 18.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
New Delhi , July 18 : Viral hepatitis is inflammation and damage of the liver by viruses , most commonly hepatotrophic (predominantly with an affinity for attacking the liver - Hepatitis A , B , C , D , E ) or non hepatotrophic viruses (Generalized involvement of human body with liver as a target tissue seen with Dengue virus , Chikungunya etc.).
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Rain pain: Water, vector-borne diseases on rise 18.7.2017 DNA: Urban Tales
Watch out! Monsoon has brought its share of travails and the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) fears a rise in both vector- and water-borne diseases. According to health experts in the civic body, there is a likelihood of fresh cases of dengue and malaria as mosquitoes get new breeding grounds. Water-borne diseases are also likely to see a spike, said Dr Bhavin Solanki, in-charge medical officer of health. “Humidity has led to an outbreak in swine flu cases. Last week, a patient with H1N1 died. This takes the total fatalities owing to swine flu this year to 16,” added Solanki. A total 379 cases of swine flu have been reported till July 15, out of malaria accounts for 369. Last week, the first chikungunya case of the month was reported and four new dengue cases were reported too. Totally, three cases of falciparum, six cases of dengue and one case of chikungunya have been reported this month, till July 15. Dengue cases have decreased compared to the corresponding period last year. In July 2016, 102 ...
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Delhi: Vector-borne diseases spiral 18.7.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
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NDMC appoints nodal officers to check mosquito breeding 18.7.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
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380 cases of mosquito-borne diseases in July 18.7.2017 TOI: Ahmedabad Times
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‘Monsoon can be tricky for those with diabetes, asthma’ 18.7.2017 Hindu: Cities
This season, doctors warn against bacterial, fungal and other seasonal infections
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Health dept gears up to tackle seasonal diseases 17.7.2017 TOI: Jaipur
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Malaria cases cross 200 mark, 183 of chikungunya, dengue 150 17.7.2017 DNA: Health
At least 26 fresh cases of malaria were reported last week, taking the total number of people affected by this vector-borne disease this year to 210, according to a municipal report released today.
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Mosquito threat breeds in monsoon pools 17.7.2017 TOI: Ahmedabad Times
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Arun may be appointed India bowling coach 16.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
In a clear snub to the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC), newly appointed India coach Ravi Shastri seems to have managed to convince the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Advisors (CoA) to take Bharat Arun on board as bowling coach.
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20 million mosquitoes to hit Fresno; that's a good thing, really 16.7.2017 News
Male mosquitoes don't bite, so Fresno residents won't be spending summer itching more than normal
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Slew of measures to contain dengue: BBMP commissioner 15.7.2017 deccanherald.com
Private hospitals in the city are now obligated to send a daily status report on dengue and chikungunya to the health wing of the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP). In the event of the detection of dengue and chikungunya cases, the Palike health officials will conduct tests and authenticate it. Private doctors can send the status report by SMS too. Palike officials will reach the locality where the dengue case has been detected and take necessary measures, such as fogging and spraying of chemicals to curb mosquito menace. Palike is also conducting a larval surveys in the localities where dengue patients were found. Speaking to the reporters after launching the dengue awareness rally in the city, BBMP commissioner N Manjunatha Prasad, "So far, 1,981 cases of dengue and chikungunya have been detected in the city. The Palike has taken necessary steps to contain the disease." A rally of schoolchildren was taken out to spread awareness about the causes and cure of the two vector-borne diseases. Prasad ...
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Those infected by Zika after dengue may not fall severely ill: Study 15.7.2017 Latest News
Researchers studied 65 people who live in and around Sao Jose do Rio Preto
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A healthy monsoon 14.7.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
A Peppa Pig fan, my daughter thinks rain equals muddy puddles. Alas, rain in India also means bouts of cold, cough and flu, gastroenteritis and worse, the dreaded dengue and chikungunya. My toddler's infectious enthusiasm for jumping into puddles and getting thoroughly soaked is matched by my intense paranoia about what illnesses she might contract. Finding a middle ground without dampening her spirits too much (and without giving me sleepless nights) is what I have learned to do when the monsoons hit us. Over the years, I have made for myself a set of rain rules that work well for me — the kid is happy, I am relieved and we manage to enjoy the rains; she with her high-strung actions and me with a warm cup of masala chai! Here are some rules that can make rains fun for the kids without becoming too much of hassle for you: Make it at home Nutritionists can't stress enough how a healthy, balanced diet is the most vital factor in boosting immunity. Monsoons is the time for both airborne and waterborne ...
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At 177, capital has more cases of malaria this year 13.7.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
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‘Where’s place to dump 9k tonnes of garbage daily?’ 13.7.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
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NGT stays construction at Qutab Golf Course 13.7.2017 Hindu: Home
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday imposed an interim stay on construction activities in Qutab Golf Course in south Delhi where five artificial lakes are being built allegedly by concretis...
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HC asks civic bodies to fix schedule for garbage collection, disposal 12.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the civic agencies to consider fixing a schedule for collection and disposal of garbage here.
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