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Last updated: May 28 2016 20:00 IST RSS 2.0
 
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This new weapon can predict Zika spread 28.5.2016 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C, May 28 : A new tool by Japan-based researchers predicts the risk of Zika virus importation and local transmission for 189 countries.
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This new tool can risk of Zika importation and transmission 28.5.2016 Latest News
Subtropical and tropical countries with a history of dengue and other mosquito-borne diseases have the greatest risk of the virus spreading, says analysis
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This new weapon can predict Zika spread 28.5.2016 newindianexpress.com
Japan-based researchers predicts the risk of Zika virus importation and local transmission for 189 countries.
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Mosquito-proof coolers fail to take off over lack of publicity 27.5.2016 Deccan Herald - New Delhi
There have been a few takers for the 'mosquito-proof desert cooler' developed over seven years ago by National Centre for Disease Control to check vector-borne diseases like dengue, chikungunya and malaria in the city. The project failed to take off due to lack of publicity, said a senior official with National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). In a bid to arrest the rising number of dengue cases, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation has taken upon itself to spread awareness among masses by publicising 'mosquito-proof coolers' as 'dengue-free coolers'. The municipality launched an eco-friendly 'anti-larva' drive from its City Zone on Thursday. Normal coolers can be converted into 'dengue-free coolers' by placing a net above the water tank so that mosquitoes cannot lay eggs in there. Health experts also demonstrated how leaves of plant Agave Americana can be used to destroy larvae. The extract of the plant can be poured into the water tank instead of a larvicide - temephos granules, petrol or diesel. It ...
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Mosquito abatement committee to curb dengue, chikungunya 26.5.2016 TOI: All Headlines
Mosquito abatement committee to curb dengue, chikungunya
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Nurses fly out to greener pastures, Karnataka hospitals battle staff crunch 23.5.2016 TOI: Bangalore Times
This year, the health and family welfare department of Karnataka has recorded 2,118 vacancies of nurses and 1,504 of paramedical staff in government hospitals.So where all the nurses? Most of them are migrating abroad for better pay and work conditions, say experts.
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Woman dies of dengue, first death in Pune this year 21.5.2016 TOI: All Headlines
Woman dies of dengue, first death in Pune this year
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6 states lost since 2014, doubts over Rahul's role grow 20.5.2016 TOI: India
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Health dept notifies Haryana Epidemic Diseases Regulation, 2016 18.5.2016 Gurgaon - City - The Times of India
Ahead of dengue outbreak, the Haryana health department has notified the Haryana Epidemic Diseases Regulation, 2016 for control of Malaria, Dengue, Chikungunya and Japanese Encephalitis (JE).
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Health officials caution people on mosquito-borne diseases 16.5.2016 Hindu: Karnataka
Ensure water does not stagnate inside homes or in the vicinity, they say
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Sanitation remains an unattended issue here 13.5.2016 Hindu: News
Candidates promise voters of all help to revive grape cultivation
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Breed mosquitoes infected with bacteria to tackle Dengue 10.5.2016 newindianexpress.com
Scott, who is a professor from Australia's James Cook varsity, has been running a programme Fight Against Dengue.
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New Paper-based Device Can Quickly Detect Zika Virus 7.5.2016 newindianexpress.com
An outbreak of the Zika virus that began in Brazil in April 2015 has been linked to a birth defect known as microcephaly.
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New paper-based device can quickly detect Zika virus 7.5.2016 New Kerala: World News
New York, May 7 : Researchers have developed a new paper-based test that can diagnose the Zika virus infection within a few hours, potentially improving current diagnosis methods that can take days or weeks to accurately detect the virus.
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Create awareness on dengue, chikungunya, officials told 7.5.2016 Hindu: Karnataka
Pay door-to-door visits, says Minister for Health U.T. Khader
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One-sixth of Brazil's Microcephaly Cases Linked to Zika 5.5.2016 newindianexpress.com
Brazil, one of the worst affected countries, registered the largest number of microphaly in newborns related to the virus.
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One-sixth of Brazil's microcephaly cases linked to Zika 5.5.2016 New Kerala: World News
Brasilia, May 5 : Microcephaly cases in Brazil have increased to 1,271, and almost one-sixth are linked to the Zika virus.
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500 million people at risk of contracting Zika in Americas, experts say 4.5.2016 TOI: The United States
About 500 million people in the Americas are in danger of being infected by the mosquito-borne Zika virus, experts say. All countries which have reported, detected dengue and chikungunya virus outbreaks during the last15 years are considered at risk for having outbreaks of Zika
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500 mn at risk of contracting Zika in Americas 4.5.2016 New Kerala: Health News
Washington, May 4 : About 500 million people in the Americas are at risk of being infected by the Zika virus, which can cause birth defects such as microcephaly, a senior official from the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) said.
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500 mn at risk of contracting Zika in Americas 4.5.2016 All News-IANS Stories
About 500 million people in the Americas are at risk of being infected by the Zika virus, which can cause birth defects such as microcephaly, a senior official from the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) said.
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