User: tushargupta101 Topic: Water
Category: Chikungunya
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Two years on, CRME sits on mosquito control master plan 30.10.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Two years on, CRME sits on mosquito control master plan
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‘Time for action plan as dengue is endemic’ 30.10.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
‘Time for action plan as dengue is endemic’
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Two die of suspected dengue, 6 more cases surface 26.10.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Two die of suspected dengue, 6 more cases surface
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Post-dengue joint and muscle pain on rise 26.10.2014 Pune News, Pune City News | Cities News - Times of India
An increasing number of people who have recovered from dengue are complaining of persistent joint and muscular ...
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67 dengue cases reported last week 21.10.2014 Hindu: News
The number of dengue cases being reported from around the city jumped sharply this past week – having more than doubled in comparison to the previous week. The city reported 67 cases this p...
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Have dengue deaths breached official figures? 21.10.2014 Hindu: Home
The Asian tiger mosquito (Aedes albopictus) is the primary vector that causes dengue in Hyderabad and Ranga Reddy districts. Senior doctors believe the number of fatalities in the city may be more than what has been officially reported.
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National Institute of Virology set to carry out virus check 17.10.2014 Pune News, Pune City News | Cities News - Times of India
The Municipal Corporation (PMC) has asked the National Institute of Virology (NIV) officials to find out the viruses prevalent in the city along with the ...
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Mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus likely to reach Mexico- health ministry 16.10.2014 FirstPost: World

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico is very likely to join the list of countries to register cases of the painful mosquito-borne viral disease chikungunya, a senior health ministry official said on Wednesday. Chikungunya is spread by two mosquito species, and is typically not fatal but can cause debilitating symptoms including fever, headache and severe joint pain lasting months. There is no current treatment for the virus, which was detected for the first time in the Americas late last year, and no licensed vaccine to prevent it

The post Mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus likely to reach Mexico- health ministry appeared first on Firstpost.

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US company selling Ebola.com domain for $150,000 15.10.2014 TOI: All Headlines
US company selling Ebola.com domain for $150,000
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TN Government Initiates Steps to Tame Dengue Ahead of Monsoon 15.10.2014 The New Indian Express - Tamil Nadu - http://newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/
Chief Minister O Panneerselvam has initiated many measures to prevent the outbreak of fevers like dengue, chikungunya, malaria etc. during the ensuing north-east monsoon
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Govt Initiates Steps to Tame Dengue Ahead of Monsoon 15.10.2014 newindianexpress.com
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Major earthquake hits El Salvador: USGS 14.10.2014 All News-IANS Stories
An earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale jolted the Pacific region off the coast of El Salvador and Nicaragua, killing at least one person, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.
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Citric acid-based disinfectant to kill chikungunya 14.10.2014 Chennai News, Tamil News, Chennai City News, Tamil Nadu News | TOI City News
A team of scientists in the city, along with experts in Andhra Pradesh and Japan, has found that a citric acid-based disinfectant can destroy the chikungunya virus. The chemically synthesised citric acid developed in Japan, has earlier proved effective in killing the human influenza ...
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Battle against mosquitoes: Zone 13 draws first blood 11.10.2014 Hindu: News
Corporation workers wade into localities to destroy anopheline strongholds. Plans are afoot to enlist the support of schools, colleges and residents welfare associations.
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Civic body urges NIV to check for chikungunya, lepto cases 11.10.2014 Pune News, Pune City News | Cities News - Times of India
Over 50% samples have tested negative for dengue during the high-end tests carried out at NIV and the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) wants to rule out the presence of chikungunya and leptospirosis in the ...
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Ebola is frightening, but so are the prejudices such outbreaks provoke | Kei Miller 10.10.2014 Guardian: Comment is Free
This week a stranger yelled at me, Mate, do you have Ebola? It may not be the end of the world, but these are scary times Recently, having just watched the news, my sister tweeted, I dont mean to be alarmist or anything, but its basically the end of the world. Its easy to see her point, especially now, when Ebola has had an especially busy week. On Monday it made what many saw as its inevitable landfall on continental Europe , then on Wednesday it claimed its first victim on American soil . It does feel a bit like were living the script of an apocalyptic movie, as if somewhere in the background, that big, sonorous Hollywood voiceover is saying: in a world where an incurable disease rises to pandemic proportions, everyone is waiting like sitting ...
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Monsoon ailments show sharp dip despite floods 9.10.2014 Vadodara - City - The Times of India
Floods in Vishwamitri that affected many parts of the city were expected to lead to more cases of vector-borne diseases in the weeks to follow.
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Second dengue death in Delhi this season 9.10.2014 Hindu: Cities
Corporation checking for water stagnation on door-to-door basis
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Virus cocktail in veiled attacks 7.10.2014 Telegraph: Calcutta
Strains of viruses known and new have been striking Calcuttans in stealth mode, causing symptoms that are harder to read than to treat.
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Corporation takes no effort to create entomology wing 5.10.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Corporation takes no effort to create entomology wing
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