Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022

Viral fever


Ballia registers significant rise in viral fever cases

September 06, 2021 7:37 am

District Magistrate Aditi Singh said all village panchayats and urban local bodies have been instructed to undertake anti-larval spray and keep a special focus on cleanliness.

Viral fever stalks UP town near Agra, 32 kids die in a week; officials say dengue

September 03, 2021 8:01 am

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visited the government hospital in the town on Monday to review the progress of treatment, and measures taken to prevent dengue.

Regular monsoon ailments and Covid-19: Know the difference

July 21, 2021 9:04 am

Dr Anita Mathew, infectious disease specialist at Fortis Hospital, Mulund says that when a person is infected with monsoon diseases, they "unknowingly spray tiny droplets of bacteria and viruses that can be easily transmitted to others"

Coronavirus: Anti-viral foods to build immunity and keep diseases away

June 03, 2020 9:51 am

The key is to boost immunity, suggests lifestyle coach Luke Coutinho.

Siliguri fever: When a town fled in fear

June 10, 2018 12:38 am

Dr N B Debnath, who was posted at the North Bengal Medical College in Siliguri, where all the patients were later referred, says, “There was lack of any specific treatment as it was still a mystery. Doctors provided supporting therapy and waited for the patient’s immune system to fight the virus.”

Spike in viral fever cases in Pune, doctors say is ‘self-limiting’

October 20, 2015 12:40 am

Though as all four serotypes (dengue strains) are prevalent in the city, several patients have been tested negative for the viral infection despite a marginal dip in their platelet count.

Viral fever grips Kanpur village

August 17, 2015 12:24 am

“About 40 persons have taken ill due to viral fever in Bhawar village in Ghatampur. It is a village of 600 households with about 5,000 persons among them,” Yadav said.

Ebola fears prompt big responses around globe

October 17, 2014 1:29 pm

And people infected with Ebola aren't contagious until they start showing symptoms, such as fever, body aches or stomach pain, research shows.

Diagnosis and cure: All you need to know about Ebola virus outbreak

October 16, 2014 1:25 pm

The practice of consuming bushmeat in many parts of Africa may be one of the main reasons for the infections.