In Peru, double COVID-19 and dengue outbreak worries | Latin America and Caribbean

PUCALLPA, Peru (AP) – Two of Lidia Choque’s close relatives had already fallen ill with the new coronavirus when the mosquitoes arrived. The 53-year-old woman lives in a wooden house near the airport in a Peruvian city in the Amazon rainforest. The city’s fumigators usually visit it several times during the rainy season to eliminate … Read more

Difficult prospect ahead of Covid 19 screening, dengue and influenza

SANTA ANA MAYA, Mich., October 7, 2020.- The head of the health jurisdiction number one, based in Morelia, Roberto Carlos Quevedo Díaz warned that before the triad that make up the coronavirus, dengue and influenza, the three levels of Government and citizens must intensify actions, since those who suffer from a combination of these conditions … Read more

Chikungunya, dengue and zika can be transmitted in France by the tiger mosquito

Santé Publique France is warning this Tuesday on the risk of transmission in metropolitan France of exotic diseases such as chikungunya, dengue fever or the zika virus through the tiger mosquito. Physicians should keep in mind that the chikungunya, dengue or zika can be diagnosed even in people who have not traveled because the tiger … Read more

The anti-mosquito brigade drives out the vector of dengue fever in Martinique

Under the authority of the Regional Health Agency, anti-mosquito brigades go to the places most affected by dengue in Martinique. More than 900 additional patients were diagnosed in August 2020 in the territory. The trend is towards a clear increase in the number of new confirmed cases of dengue in Martinique in recent weeks. In … Read more

Which part of guava is more effective in treating dengue fever?

TRIBUNMANADO.CO.ID – A study found that the fruit with the scientific name Psidium guajava has healing properties in dengue cases. The study conducted by Malaysian researchers published in the Journal of Natural Medicine in 2013 confirmed the efficacy of guava fruit in overcoming dengue fever. The property in question is to increase the decreased platelet … Read more

Dengue fever and the coronavirus are rife in Martinique

As everywhere in France, the coronavirus pandemic is progressing in Martinique with new positive subjects every day (+7 to September 2, 2020). At the same time, the cases of dengue are on the increase: more than 900 additional patients diagnosed last August. The dengue epidemic is intensifying in Martinique. The epidemiological surveillance indicators have been … Read more