Thiruvananthapuram struggles to control its dengue outbreak. If you suspect dengue symptoms, get tested. Free dengue testing that takes about 20 minutes is now available at 7 hospitals in the district. #dengue #India
#Thailand has access to a dengue vaccine, but health authorities fear that having a vaccine could make people careless with prevention efforts. Read about the new approach to raising awareness around #dengue in the country. #publichealth
Another example of how changing temperatures affect the spread of #dengue, and #PublicHealth. “This means that future transmission is much more likely to occur in subtropical and even temperate areas, such as the southern UnitedStates and northern Mexico...” #climatechange
#Mosquitoes developed by scientists in the #Philippines will be released into dengue-plagued areas to control outbreaks. What do you think about the integrated approach to controlling #dengue in the country?