Dengue: News

29 Aug 2023


Uttarakhand: Triggered by monsoon flooding, dengue cases cross 600 mark

After braving heavy monsoon rains, Uttarakhand is now gripped by the dengue virus, as the number of cases has crossed 600 in the state.

16 Aug 2023

Health & Wellness

Dengue: Essential dos and don'ts for your safety

Dengue cases have surged in numerous regions across the nation due to the recent intense rainfall and flooding.

25 Jul 2023


India sees 600 dengue cases daily; sharp surge in Delhi

Dengue cases increased significantly in India last year, hitting an all-time high of 2,33,251, the central government has revealed.

04 Aug 2022

Health & Wellness

5 Dengue prevention tips you must follow

Dengue is transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which bites humans during the daytime, as opposed to the malaria-spreading mosquitoes that attack at night.

29 Apr 2022


India inching closer to launching its first dengue vaccine

India is likely to get its first vaccine for Dengue soon as the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is all set to submit its clinical trial protocol to the country's drug regulator CDSCO by June.

24 Sep 2020


Manish Sisodia, admitted to hospital with COVID-19, diagnosed with dengue

The Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, Manish Sisodia, was on Thursday diagnosed with dengue.

23 Sep 2020

Duke University

Brazilian study suggests dengue antibodies could offer protection against COVID-19

A new study has found a link between past exposure to dengue and immunity against COVID-19.

10 Sep 2020

Health & Wellness

Here's how you can prevent dengue

The global incidence of dengue, a mosquito-borne viral infection, has grown drastically in recent decades. This infection results in high fever, rash, muscle pain and joint pain.

19 Jul 2019


Five health precautions to take during the rainy season

Although the monsoon season is sure to offer some much-needed respite from the scorching summer heat, it could be a tricky time for your health.

17 Jun 2019


Tips to protect yourself from mosquito bites this monsoon

The monsoon is almost here!

13 Jun 2019


Dengue to spread due to global-warming: Precautions you must take

Dengue fever, a mosquito-borne viral infection has rapidly spread over the past couple of decades.

25 Jul 2018


#HealthBytes: Simple hacks to avoid dengue by preventing mosquito bites

It's monsoon season and the risk of getting mosquito bite-induced infections and diseases like Dengue is at an all-time high.