Information About Dengue Prevention Day…..

History Of Dengue :

Dengue Day India observers National Dengue Day on May 16 as suggested by the Union Health Ministry, to create awareness about the disease. Measure to prevent and preparing to control the spared of dengue are among a few things that are discussed and shared on this day.

The first clinical case report dates from 1789 of 1780 epidemic in Philadelphia is by Benjamin Rush. The term Dengue fever came into genral use only after 1828.

Ren Kimura.

In 1943, Ren Kimura and Susumu Hotta first isolated the dengue virus. These two scientists were studying blood samples of patients taken during the 1943 Dengue epidemic in Nagasaki, Japan. All Information About, Coal Miner’s Day…

Susumu Hotta (1918 – 2011).

Discovery Of The Dengue :

In India, the first epidemic of clinical dengue like illness was recorded in Madras ( Now chennai ) in 1780 and the first virologically provide epidemic of dengue fever (DF) occured in kolkata and Eastern cost of India in 1963-1964. International Nurses Day

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Steps To Prevent Dengue Virus :

Cleaning your house is the first and the most basic step.

Stagnant water is the basic ground for mosquito breeding.

Do not forget to clean pots or container.

Do not store water to use later.

Facts About Dengue Virus :

Dengue is a mosquito – borne viral disease. Dengue virus is transmitted by female mosquitoes mainly of the species aedes aegypti, to a lesser extent, albopictus. These mosquitoes are also vectors of chikungunya.nhp.gov.in

Symptoms Of Dengue Virus :

Sudden – onset fever.

Aching joints and muscles.

Pain behind the eyes.

A body rash of red patches that can go away and then reappear.

Vomating and feeling nauseous.

Chills (shivering).

Facial flushing.

Loss of appetite.

Sore throat.

Treatment Of Dengue Virus :

See a healthcare provider if you develop a fever or have symptoms of dengue.

Rest as much as possible.

Take acetaminophen (also known as paracetamol outside of the United States) to control fever and relive pain.

Drink plenty of fluids to stay hydrated.

Destroy breeding grounds.

Spray prestigious or use camphor.

Promote plantation.

Home Remedies For Dengue Fever :

Giloy juice.

Vegitable juice.

Papaya leaf juice. (Papaya leaf juice is a great remedy to increase platelet count).

Fresh guava juice. (Guava juice is loaded with multiple nutrients).

Fenugreek seeds.

Immunity boosting foods.

Neem leaves.

Herbal tea.

Coconut water.

Vaccine Of Dengue Virus :

A vaccine to prevent dengue (Dengvaxia®) is licensed and available in some countries for people ages 09-45 year old. The world health organization recommends that the vaccine only be given to person’s with confirm prior dengue virus infection.

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