January 27, 2020 4:52 pm
According to the study, the orchid produces a finely balanced bouquet of chemical compounds that stimulate the sense of smell in mosquitoes.
September 05, 2019 11:07 am
In case of a baby in the family, one has to be extra cautious as it is important to make sure that they are protected from mosquito bites. In an effort to protect your baby from mosquito bites, here are some easy steps to follow.
September 02, 2019 11:04 am
Malaria, a mosquito-borne infectious disease, currently affects over 200 million people, and kills nearly half a million people — mostly children — every year.
September 02, 2019 10:24 am
It is advisable to not to scratch a mosquito bite as it can create openings in your skin that can lead to bacterial infection.
July 22, 2019 11:57 am
If you want to avoid harsh chemicals on your baby's delicate skin then go for natural insect repellent that contain essential oils such as citronella, lemon grass, eucalyptus and camphor. These non-toxic repellents help to protect your baby from insects.
July 14, 2018 9:27 am
Mosques in Vadodara and central Gujarat joined hands with doctors on Friday to deliver a message in their sermons about the need to administer vaccines to children.
June 18, 2018 5:16 pm
Researchers have discovered a cheap and pesticide-free way to combat mosquito populations and to reduce the risk of mosquito-borne diseases. Controlling the mosquitoes at the larval stage may be the best strategy to reduce their population.
October 05, 2017 4:31 am
The BMC has collected Rs 22 lakh in fines from 11,237 households and commercial structures that were found to have not prevented mosquito breeding on the premises.
April 08, 2014 4:01 pm
One dengue case was also reported in Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) area,according to V R Zare,assistant director (malaria),Health Services.
May 31, 2009 4:00 am
The National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme,UT,has deputed special teams in labour colonies and slum areas in order to check the spread of vector-borne diseases such as malaria,dengue and chikungunya.