Free Essays on Preventing Dengue Fever

  1. Macau S Dengue Fever.

    Macau's Dengue Fever According to World Health Organization, “Dengue is a mosquito-borne viral infection.” It was discovered in the Philippines and Thailand in the 1950s. It is can be very severe and frequently found in Asia and many western countries. There are 4 different but closely related viruses...

  2. dengue

    on Tuesday emphasized a continued government commitment to controlling and preventing dengue - a disease for which there is currently no vaccine or specific drug, the Manila Times reports. A total of 6,537 cases of dengue, including 62 deaths, have been reported in the country over the past five months...

  3. Research

    Dengue Fever Dengue (pronounced DENgee) fever is a painful, debilitating mosquito-borne disease caused by any one of four closely related dengue viruses. These viruses are related to the viruses that cause West Nile infection and yellow fever. Each year, an estimated 100 million cases of dengue fever...

  4. My Docs.

      What must be done to prevent Dengue Fever? There are various ways to prevent Dengue Fever: * Ensure that there are no mosquito breeding grounds * Discard containers that can hold water * Ensure that water tanks, rainwater catchment containers are covered with lids * Ensure...

  5. Dengue Fever Presentation

    Harscouet, Sheyla Rodriguez, Mallory Bridgman Dengue Fever in Colombia and India SPECIFIC PURPOSE: To inform my audience about Dengue Fever INTRODUCTION I. With more than one-third of the world’s population living in areas at risk for infection, dengue virus is a leading cause of illness and death...

  6. essays

    Yellow fever is a hemorrhagic fever – meaning it is caused by several distinct families of viruses. Most people who contract the virus have no symptoms, however the few that do experience these symptoms, feel them 3 days after infected. The symptoms include: headaches, muscle and body pains, fever, chills...

  7. cardiovascular quiz microbiology

    to cause Septicemia leading to endotoxin-induced shock? Staphylococcus aureus Pseudomonas aeruginosa Klebsiella Proteus Serratia 3. Rheumatic fever caused by Streptococcus pyogenes most likely results from ________ the invasion of heart cells by bacteria. the growth of bacteria on heart cells...

  8. Dengue Article

    Stagnant Water Monsters Transmitted by mosquitoes. Feared by many. Killed a ton of people. Dengue is a very familiar term for people, especially to the Filipinos. Considering that we do live in a tropical country, we attract mosquitoes often. Mosquitoes are often found near canals and open water holes...

  9. Climate Change and Agriculture

    floods, landslides etc. Health: With an increase in deaths over the years, as a result of various vector-borne diseases, such as malaria & dengue fever and some water related diseases such as diarrhea or hepatitis A, which are typically peaked in the rainy season after heavy rainfalls and floods...

  10. Human Health

    infectious diseases have emerged in the past 20 years. (1) The three diseases that I will be focusing on are malaria, yellow fever, and dengue fever. Malaria, yellow fever, and dengue fever are just a few of the health conditions that may become more frequent in the coming century. For several years, scientists...

  11. DenguePlatelet

    539 Dengue Prophylactic Platelet Transfusion—Changa Kurukularatne et al Review Article When Less is More: Can We Abandon Prophylactic Platelet Transfusion in Dengue Fever? Changa Kurukularatne,1,2MD, Frederico Dimatatac,1,2MD, Diana LT Teo,3MBBS, MSc, FRCPath, David C Lye,1,2,4 MBBS, FRACP, FAMS,...

  12. Global Warming

    speeds of the strongest tropical cyclones have increased significantly since 1981. Global warming might cause increased incidence of Lyme disease, dengue fever and malaria because the mosquitoes that are the transmitting agents for these diseases requires winter temperatures of about 18 degrees Celsius...

  13. Assessment of Dengue Outbreak in Pandi

    Assessment of Dengue Outbreak in Pandi Name of researcher: Mark John P. Bayaban Year and section: 4th year BSED-Biology Teacher: Mr. Orlino D. Rabago Jr. CHAPTER 1 Introduction: In our place here in Pinagkurtelan, one of the news that we’re hearing is the increasing case of Dengue Victims...

  14. Lesson Plan for Dengue

    Lesson Plan: NATIONAL Dengue Prevention And Control Program Presented by: Andrea ( Presented to: Ava Marie Lou L. David RN, MN :))) (wife of Sammy David) I.INTRODUCTION The Department of Health initiated the National Dengue Prevention and Control Program since...

  15. Global Warming: Natural or Man-Made?

    and dengue fever to higher altitudes and higher latitudes.” He says that malaria is expanding its range in Africa, and dengue fever, also carried by mosquitoes, is moving into higher land in Mexico and Costa Rica (Shaw 28). Climate changes are already thought to have contributed to malaria, dengue fever...

  16. Polluted Drinking Water in Bangladesh

    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 due to water borne diseases such as diarrhea, mainly due to the presence...

  17. Dengue Fever

    [pic] Assignment On Dengue Fever and Its Remedies Course Code:- Chem-301 Course Title:- Physical Chemistry-1 ...

  18. Chikungunya

    virus (CHIKV) can caused outbreaks associated with severe morbidity. Traditionally, CHIKV causes a febrile illness similar to the dengue virus fever or infection. The hallmark feature of CHIKV disease is debilitating and prolonged arthralgic syndrome that primarily affects the peripheral small...

  19. Domestic Violence

    Main article: Dengue virus A TEM micrograph showing dengue virus virions (the cluster of dark dots near the center) Dengue fever virus (DENV) is an RNA virus of the family Flaviviridae; genus Flavivirus. Other members of the same genus include yellow fever virus, West Nile virus, St. Louis encephalitis...

  20. Bedeviled By Dengue

    Bedeviled By Dengue Dengue is a mosquito-borne infection found in tropical and sub-tropical regions around the world. In recent years, transmission has increased predominantly in urban and semi-urban areas and has become a major international public health concern. Severe dengue (also known as Dengue Haemorrhagic...

  21. Microbiology 106: Viral Infections

    blood, lymph, GI, nervous GI viruses General similarities: often hard to discern from bacterial GI infections diarrhea, vomiting, nausea, fever, cramps, headache, aches, dehydration dehydration is usually primary concern, esp. for elderly & infants rotavirus '' (icosahedral, RNA...

  22. Dengue Control Measures

    DENGUE CONTROL Part 1: FAQs 1. Frequently Asked Questions 1.1. What is dengue fever and severe dengue? Dengue is a vector-borne disease transmitted by the bite of an infected mosquito. There are 4 serotypes of the virus that causes dengue. These are known as DEN-1, DEN-2, DEN-3, DEN-4. Severe...

  23. Statistical Research

    INTORDUCTION Background of the study Dengue fever is a disease caused by family of viruses that are transmitted by mosquitoes. Dengue fever characterized by fever, headache, muscle pain, joint pains. Rush, nausea and vomiting. Some infections results in Dengue Hemorrhage Fever (DHF) a syndrome that in its severe...

  24. global warming

    speeds of the strongest tropical cyclones have increased significantly since 1981. Global warming might cause increased incidence of Lyme disease, dengue fever and malaria because the mosquitoes that are the transmitting agents for these diseases requires winter temperatures of about 18 degrees Celsius...

  25. asdasd

    symptoms similar to dengue fever, with an lasting two to five days, followed by a longer period of joint pains. The pain associated with chikunggunya virus infection of the joints may persist for weeks or months, or in some cases years. Prevention is via mosquito control and preventing bite by infected...

  26. Travelling Tios

    to person contact, exposure to contaminated water or ice, or foods during harvesting or subsequent handling.” Typhoid Fever is the second food or water illness. “Typhoid Fever is an acute, life threatening febrile illness caused by the bacterium Salmonella Typhi.” Transmission is from poorly cooked...

  27. Akers Biosciences, Inc. (AKER) - Product Pipeline Analysis, 2014 Update

    proprietary in vitro diagnostic technologies. Its products include BreathScan, CHUBE, METRON, PIFA PLUSS PF4, tri-cholesterol, IFA Chlamydia, PIFA Dengue Fever, PIFA Malaria, PIFA Syphilis, and others. ABI's technologies include testing platform technology, and sample preparation technology. The company's...

  28. Dengue Case Study

    Introduction Dengue is a mosquito-borne infection that in recent decades has become a major international public health concern. Dengue is found in tropical and sub-tropical regions around the world, predominantly in urban and semi-urban areas. Dengue haemorrhagic fever (DHF), a potentially lethal...

  29. Vulgare Insect Repellant Lotion

    According to WHO International Travel and Health, the Philippines reported 77,012 dengue cases from January 1 to September 4 of 2010, twice the number of cases reported during the same period last year. Dengue fever is caused by Dengue virus (DENV), a mosquito-borne virus that is prevalent in Philippines, this...

  30. tawa tawa research

    Bicol University Polangui Campus Polangui, Albay RESEARCH ON BENEFITS OF TAWA-TAWA LEAVES ON DENGUE CASES Researchers: Ma. Juvy Rizza Mariscotes Jenny Joy Aquino BSEntrep3A Submitted in partial fulfillment in English 12 ( Research ) Mrs. Ammie D. Diaz Instructor...