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Know the many healing properties of papaya, from the pulp to leaves

December 01, 2021 6:30 pm

"Our humble fruit papaya is not just sweet to the tongue but is one of the healthiest fruits and helps in curing many diseases, said Dr Dixa Bhavsar

108 dengue cases in Gurgaon, highest in five years; fogging ramped up

October 10, 2021 8:26 am

In 2016, 86 cases of dengue were reported, followed by 66 cases in 2017, 94 cases in 2018, 22 and 51 cases in 2019 and 2020 respectively. The district reported 7 cases of dengue on Saturday.

Arvind Kejriwal’s 10-min homework for kids to fight dengue: Keep an eye on stagnant water at home, nearby areas

September 18, 2021 8:43 pm

Delhi has seen a slight uptick in the number of dengue cases this year, and the period from September to mid-November is when the city sees its highest number of cases.

Death toll due to dengue, viral fever climbs to 50 in UP's Firozabad: Official

September 03, 2021 1:14 pm

Firozabad's Chief Medical Officer Neeta Kulshresth was removed on Wednesday following the spate of deaths, mostly of children, since August 18 due to suspected cases of dengue.

Maharashtra sees significant dip in dengue cases in 5 months

June 05, 2021 8:19 am

The state has recorded only half the dengue cases it did in the corresponding period last year. As per the state health department officials, only 530 cases of dengue were detected in Maharashtra from January to May this year, while the number for this duration last year was 1,007.

Dengue: How to the identify, treat and prevent the mosquito-borne disease

May 14, 2021 11:16 pm

There is no vaccine to prevent dengue fever yet. The best way to prevent the disease is to prevent bites by infected mosquitoes

Chennai Corporation directs ICF to pay Rs 1 lakh fine for allowing mosquito breeding

October 19, 2019 10:38 am

Fines ranging from Rs. 100 to Rs. 10 lakh will be imposed on buildings which are found to be hotspots for mosquito breeding.

As Chennai faces dengue outbreak, govt takes preventive steps to tackle threat

October 05, 2019 4:20 pm

The Tamil Nadu Directorate of Public Health and Preventive Medicine has issued a circular to the public and hospitals regarding dengue fever and the measures to be taken to tackle a dengue outbreak.

Everything you need to know about dengue shock syndrome

August 10, 2019 4:31 pm

Some common symptoms of the condition include abdominal pain or tenderness, persistent vomiting, clinical fluid, mucosal bleeding and Lethargy or restlessness.

Hospitalised with dengue

September 19, 2014 1:00 am

Noted actress-director Aparna Sen has been hospitalised with dengue fever, which was confirmed by the doctors on September 9