Dengue Fever

A collaborative development of a dengue vaccine candidate successful in preclinical study

In-Cell-Art, the Institut Pasteur and BioNet-Asia announce the collaborative development of a dengue vaccine candidate successful in preclinical study<p>…

Public Health

‘Number of vector-borne diseases lesser in 2017 than previous few years in Chandigarh’

As per the statistics, there was no case of kala-azar, acute encephalitis syndrome and Japanese encephalitis in Chandigarh in the last few years.<p>By: …

Public Health

Transmission-clearance trade-offs indicate that dengue virulence evolution depends on epidemiological context

Altmetric: 6<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open | Published: 15 June 2018<p>Rotem Ben-Shachar &<br>• Katia Koelle<p><i>Nature Communications</i><b>volume 9</b>, Article number: 2355 …

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Seroprevalence of dengue in school children in Mexico ages 6–17 years, 2016 | Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

Background<p>Dengue is the most important arboviral disease in the world. Seroprevalence has been proposed as a marker of endemicity, however, studies …

Public Health

Dengue cases on the rise in Kerala as rains lash the state

With the monsoon season entering its third week in Kerala, the number of dengue cases is on the rise across the state. In spite of various preventive …

Public Health

Dengue fear back in Visakhapatnam with confirmed cases every day

Express News Service<p>VISAKHAPATNAM: City hospitals are recording an increase in the number of malaria, dengue and viral fever cases, thanks to change …

Public Health

Spurt in dengue cases in city

The incidence of dengue is on the rise in the city, if the cases reported at the King George Hospital (KGH) last month is any indication. A total of …

Public Health

Ahmedabad: Heat stroke claimed two lives last week

Two people died of heat stroke in the city last week, taking the total number of heat-related deaths this season to three."When heat exhaustion is …

Heatstroke

‘Vigilance, application of monitoring standards can control dengue’

Doctors and experts say local authorities should be immediately informed once a dengue case is diagnosed<p>Written by | Pune |<p>The development of a …

Public Health

Malaria and Dengue on the Rise in New Delhi: Municipal Report

Five fresh cases of malaria have been reported in the past week in the national capital, taking the total number of people affected by the …

Public Health

3 WHO experts to visit PH to help hospitals manage dengue

At least three dengue experts from the World Health Organization (WHO) are expected to arrive in the Philippines next week to help hospitals better …

Public Health

Nothing new | The Freeman

What does the newest study published in the most recent New England Journal of Medicine say about Dengvaxia? Actually, nothing new. The newest study …

Public Health

Dengue Vaccine Maker Struggles to Find a Diagnostic That Will Make Its Product Safe to Use

Newly published data reveal in greater depth the problem Sanofi Pasteur’s Dengvaxia vaccine poses to children who have never experienced a dengue …

Public Health

DOH not resuming Dengvaxia program

The Department of Health is unlikely to resume the anti-dengue immunization campaign using the controversial Dengvaxia vaccine even if the drug …

Public Health

DOH reminds public of 4S strategy vs dengue

The Department of Health (DOH) has stressed the importance of using the 4S Strategy in checking the number of dengue cases in the country. "Dengue is …

Public Health

Mumbai sees six dengue cases after first spell of monsoon

The first spells of monsoon in the city have accompanied the deadly dengue fever. Six cases of dengue were confirmed in the city. While three …

Public Health

Effect of Dengue Serostatus on Dengue Vaccine Safety and Efficacy

The first dengue vaccine — the recombinant, live, attenuated, tetravalent dengue vaccine (CYD-TDV) — was licensed on the basis of three efficacy …

Clinical Trials

Study confirms higher risk of dengue in kids who got Sanofi vaccine

CHICAGO (Reuters) - An analysis of data on Sanofi's dengue vaccine, which has been given to more than 800,000 school children in the Philippines, confirms it increases the risk of hospitalization and severe dengue in those who had never previously been infected with the mosquito-borne virus.<p>The …

Public Health

Thyrocare: Dengue & Chikungunya Treatment Rampant During Monsoon season

Thyrocare: Dengue & Chikungunya Treatment Rampant During Monsoon season<p>June 13, 2018 06:37 UTC

Business (India)

After Nipah, it’s dengue scare in Kozhikode

Sporadic cases of mosquito-borne diseases are being reported from across Kozhikode district just days after the Health Department claimed to have …

Public Health

Dengue cases on the rise in Alappuzha

With the change in climate, the number of dengue and fever cases is on rise in the district.<p>According to Health Department statistics, various …

Public Health

DMO issues alert against dengue outbreak

With the monsoon gaining steam, the District Medical Officer (DMO) has issued an alert against dengue outbreak. People have been advised to keep …

Environmental Health

Sport: PNG Hunters look to shore up defence

PNG Hunters coach Michael Marum is demanding a better defensive effort in tomorrow's Intrust Super Cup clash against the bottom placed Mackay Cutters.

Sport (New Zealand)

Most dengue cases in Bengaluru East zone

With onset of the monsoon and vector-borne diseases back with a vengeance, the BBMP has intensified efforts to contain the mosquito menace in …

Public Health

Fogging not very effective, says dengue expert

Mosquito fogging may look like the authorities are cracking down on the airborne pests but it is not actually very effective, dengue expert Duane …

Mosquitoes

Dengue claims season’s 1st victim in Odisha

By Express News Service<p>BHUBANESWAR: The State recorded its first dengue casualty of the season after a 42-year-old woman, undergoing treatment at a …

Public Health

Health claims rise during monsoons

Health insurance claims for monsoon related ailments have seen a rise of 82% over the past three years, said Bajaj Allianz General Insurance. The …

Monsoons

West Bengal government releases guppy fish across water bodies to combat dengue

By UNI<p>KOLKATA: To combat dengue in south Bengal, the State Fisheries Department, under the supervision of the State Fisheries Development Corporation …

West Bengal

Maharashtra govt identifies 452 dengue cases, warns doctors against failure to report them

With the monsoon only a couple of days away, officials of the Pune Municipal Corporation’s health department have identified 89,896 mosquito breeding …

Public Health

Dengue spreads in Thrissur

As the monsoon has intensified, dengue fever cases have been reported from various parts of the district.<p>In all, 46 dengue cases have been reported …

Public Health