Insects-the most diverse group of animals on Earth, are the major group from arthropods class. Insects could be found in almost everywhere, in any conditions, and environments, which why we would classify insects as the most successful, and diverse organisms to dominate the earth’s population. How
What is dengue fever?
Dengue fever is a disease caused by a family of viruses that are transmitted by mosquitoes. It is an acute illness of sudden onset that usually follows a benign course with symptoms such as headache, fever, exhaustion, severe muscle and joint pain, swollen glands (lymphadenopa
Virulent Dengue Viruses
This is an in depth comparison between the 4 strains of Dengue Fever. The research documented here was designed to try to determine which strains are the most common, virulent and contagious, and their affects on humans. Dengue fever is the most common mosquito trans
Bioevolutionary One Up-Manship
William Smith helped lead mankind’s charge in bending nature to man’s will. Smith made a comfortable living while draining swampland in England, Scotland and Wales at the end of the 17th and start of the 18th centuries. Converting land from swamps to farmla
Dengue Fever: is an infectious disease, which it is caused by tiny pathogenic (harmful) organisms that can be contagious by spreading among people upon contact with an infected person. (Tirtha Chakraborty, 2008) “Dengue is the most common and widespr
What is Global Warming? Is it real? Those are the questions being asked by millions of people a day. To answer those questions yes, global warming is very real and is affecting us, animals, plants, and many other things. Global Warming is when carbon dioxide and other poll
April 1, 2010
Travelling is something everyone wants to do. Whether its travelling in and around the same country or to a far off country clear across the world. I know this is one thing I want to do after I graduate. As I lokk more into the different places to go I notice its not just flying
Dengue fever and malaria are commonly found in tropical areas as reported by Dr. Paula
Siribaddana, who is a medical doctor and lecturer at the University of Colombo. Dengue fever is
a viral infection caused by the bite of a female Aedes mosquito. Dengue fever occurs more
Ethical Integrity/Environmental Issues
SOC 120 Intro to Ethics & Social Responsibility
18 July 2009
“Integrity and competition are not necessarily conflicting values. In fact, they can decidedly work to your advantage.” Ethics is not about what we say or
What is Dengue fever?
Dengue fever (pronounced Den-gay) is a viral infection caused by the female mosquito (Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus). Dengue fever occurs in tropical and sub-tropical regions and usually increases in the hot and humid months. Dengue fever is not a new disease. It was dis
The dengue virus is transmitted to humans via the bite of a mosquito. The principle mosquito species is known as Aedes aegypti. This mosquito is found all over the world, and, throughout time, became adapted to urban environments. For example, the mosquito evolved so as to be capable of living year
Dengue Fever In South America
Dengue Fever is a mosquito borne infection that causes flu-like symptoms. Who states that about 2/5 of the world’s population is now at risk for contracting Dengue Fever. That is an estimated 50 million cases of the dengue infection. Dengue fever is now c
DO’S AND DON’TS FOR DENGUE FEVER
DO’S AND DON’TS FOR DOCTORS
• Cases of Dengue fever/Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever (DF/DHF) should be observed every hour.
• Serial platelet and haematocrit determinations drop in platelets and rise in haematocrits are essential for early diagno
Global Environmental Politics
What are the main environmental problems in the world? In what ways could these problems impact on the relationships between states in the short, medium (5 years) and long term (20 years)?
The dictionary definition of the environment is that it is
February 27, 2008
Some people believe that temperature change is a natural fluctuation in the earth’s climate, due to the face that the earth’s weather changes constantly (G.W., Environmental Defense). Scientists believe that the earth has gone through natural
A very good morning to the principal, teachers and fellow friends. I am Samuel Lim, the president of the English Club and it is my honor to be able to stand before everyone to give a speech on ‘The Dangers of Dengue Fever and How to Keep You Compound Dengue Free’.
Dengue is the most common v
• Bangladesh is one of the poorest and most densely populated countries in the world.
• Bangladesh suffers from deadly floods, tidal storms, famine and several diseases such as malaria and dengue fever.
• The main problem facing Bangladesh has been the increasing death rate du
Dengue is an acute fever caused by a virus. It occurs in two forms:
(a) Dengue Fever
(b) Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever
The high fever continues for five to six days. It comes down on the third or the fourth day but rises again. The patient feels much discomfort and is very weak after the i
Dengue and Its Prevention
Dengue fever is a disease caused by a family of viruses that are transmitted by mosquitoes. It is an acute illness of sudden onset that usually follows a benign course with symptoms such as headache, fever, exhaustion, severe muscle and joint pain, swollen gland
Dengue is an endemic viral disease affecting tropical and subtropical regions around the world, predominantly in urban and semiurban areas. Dengue fever (DF) and its more serious forms, dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) and dengue shock syndrome (DSS), are becoming important public health problems and
Dengue feverÂ (pronouncedÂ UK:Â /ËdÉÅÉ¡eÉª/,Â US:Â /ËdÉÅÉ¡iË/) andÂ dengue hemorrhagic feverÂ (DHF) are acuteÂ febrileÂ diseasesÂ which occur in theÂ tropics, can be life-threatening, and are caused by four closely relatedÂ virusÂ serotypesÂ of the genusÂ Flavivirus, familyÂ Flaviviridae.Â
DENGUE ATTACKS ?
Mr. CLEAN to the Rescue !
Dengue fever has never been new alarming issue when it comes to our health. It’s a common scenario but as time goes by, this disease has become more alarming this year.
Taking about this disease always begin with the question “ where was this dise
Global warming is the increase in the average measured temperature of the Earth's near-surface air and oceans since the mid-20th century, and its projected continuation.
Global surface temperature increased 0.74 ± 0.18 °C (1.33 ± 0.32 °F) during the 100 years ending in 2005. T
One of the most troubling diseases among the world’s tropic and sub-tropic regions is Dengue Fever. Dengue Fever is a disease caused by a virus carried by the mosquito and passed along to the host through contact with an infected insect. Most cases are reported in the tropical regions of the world
In subtropical and tropical regions, the dengue virus represents a major threat to human health. The microorganism's natural hosts include mosquitoes, lower primates, and humans. Infection of the human host results in a biphasic fever with the potential to evolve into severe hemorrhagic disease. Ove
Climate change: It is largely caused by human activities and it presents very serious global risks for everyone around the world. Human activities especially the combustion of fossil fuels, are releasing large amount of green house gasses such as carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. This increasing l
Between May to July, Malaysian had been surprised by a ‘new’ communicable disease which carried a weird name, it called ‘Chikungunya’, the term is actually derived from the ‘Makonde’ word meaning “that which bends up” as referred to the stooped posture developed
Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever |
RLE 7.2 Batch 2012 |
DENGUE HEMORRHAGIC FEVER
Philippine Hemorrhagic Fever was first reported in 1953. In 1958, it was renamed as Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever as it became a notifiable disease in the country. Recently, dengue has indeed become a major health conce
1. Nature of viruses, host range, size, structure & life cycle
2. How Viruses are classified & named
3. DNA & RNA viruses
4. Reproductive strategies of animal viruses
5. Viral diseases
- HIV, Influenza, viral tumors
- Complexes of molecules that are capable
Dengue fever is a disease caused by one of a number of viruses that are carried by mosquitoes. These mosquitoes then transmit the virus to humans.
The virus that causes dengue fever is called an arbovirus, which stands for arthropod-borne virus. Mosquitoes are a type of arthropod. In a number of