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Avoid Mosquito Bites to Prevent Dengue Fever in Florida: Expert by HealthFinder Posted Fri 23 Jul 2010 10:00am healthnewslink Advice to cut risk includes using bug spray with DEET, eliminating still water sources. ... Read on »
Avoid Mosquito Bites to Prevent Dengue Fever in Florida by Medline Plus Posted Fri 23 Jul 2010 2:00pm Advice to cut risk includes using bug spray with DEET, eliminating still water sources By Robert Preidt Friday, July 23, 2010 FRIDAY, July 23 (HealthDay News) -- People planning to visit Florida should take measures to protect themselves against dengue fever by preventing mosquito bites, advises ... Read on »
Dengue Fever Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention by Corry C. Patient Expert Posted Sat 03 Nov 2012 8:08am Diagnosing dengue fever is often done through physical examination, assessing the symptoms, blood tests, and sometimes an ultrasound. Once confirmed, further treatment is determined. That treatment can consist of or include oral re-hydration therapy at home, closely monitored through follow-up. Hospitalization to administer intravenous fluids an ... Read on »
The Dangers of Dengue Fever by BerryRipe Posted Wed 04 Sep 2013 9:15am Dengue fever is an infectious disease that can be obtained from mosquito bites . It is prevalent in tropical regions of the world. The World Health Organization said that there is no specific cure for dengue fever but early detection can lower the risk of death to one percent. Dengue epidemics in the Philippines and Thailan ... Read on »
What is Dengue Fever? by Swarnam J. Posted Wed 17 Oct 2012 2:42am I hail from the Southern part of India where mosquitoes and its bites are a day to day matter. But I am specifically allergic to mosquitoes ( shh! it is a secret the husband is very scared of lizards) and always carry a mosquito bat whenever I visit my ancestral home. Coming back to the topic, dengue is caused by dengue virus; ... Read on »
Dengue Fever, an increasingly imminent problem as global warming pursues by Krystal Plonski Posted Thu 02 Feb 2012 4:40pm http://www.knowabouthealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/dengue-fever-telgu-flavors.jpg One thing that is important to keep in mind: as the issue of global warming (whether you believe it is happening or not) arises, the temperatures of more northern temperate areas are getting warmer, which brings about an important health consid ... Read on »
Too Soon to Tell Whether Dengue Fever Will Spread in U.S. by Medline Plus Posted Fri 30 Jul 2010 11:00am Not clear yet where 46 cases in Florida came from, CDC official says Friday, July 30, 2010 FRIDAY, July 30 (HealthDay News) -- Two more cases of dengue fever were reported by health officials in Florida this week, bringing the total to 46 confirmed cases since last September, but a top government healt ... Read on »
What you wanted to know about Dengue fever by Vaidyan Charakan Posted Thu 11 Aug 2011 12:00am What is Dengue fever (DF)? What are Dengue haemorrhagic fever and Dengue shock syndrome? Dengue [pronounced Den' gee] infection is caused by a virus. There are 4 types of Dengue viruses,namely DENV 1, DENV 2, DENV 3, and DENV 4. It occurs commonly as dengue fever. Occasionally the patient suffering from dengue may develop bleedin ... Read on »
FDA Permits Marketing of First Test to Help Diagnose Dengue Fever by Health: Hearsay & Headlines Posted Fri 08 Apr 2011 5:32pm /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today allowed marketing of the first test to help diagnose people with signs and symptoms of dengue fever or dengue hemorrhagic fever, a leading cause of illness and death in the tropics and subtropics. The dengue virus is transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito. As ... Read on »
FDA Permits Marketing of First Test to Help Diagnose Dengue Fever by Medline Plus Posted Fri 08 Apr 2011 8:26pm FDA permits marketing of first test to help diagnose dengue fever The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today allowed marketing of the first test to help diagnose people with signs and symptoms of dengue fever or dengue hemorrhagic fever, a leading cause of illness and death in the tropics and subtropics. The dengue viru ... Read on »