close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds
Stressed-out birds more inviting to mosquitoes

Stressed-out birds more inviting to mosquitoes

 Birds exposed to stress such as road noise, pesticides and light pollution were twice as likely to be bitten by mosquitoes that transmit the West Nile virus, finds a study.

Ten children die due to mosquito bite in Odisha

Malkangiri: At least 10 children, aged between one and four years, died and as many were affected due to suspected mosquito-borne infection in Odisha's tribal dominated Malkangiri district in past one month, an official said here on Friday.

Dengue fever: Check for the symptoms

When dengue advances into the critical stage it can result in bleeding, low levels of blood platelets or dangerously low blood pressure.

Dengue vaccine could be ready by 2015

Dengue has reemerged in recent years as a serious public health threat in tropical regions. There is currently no treatment, cure or vaccine.

Dengue vaccine could be ready by 2015

Dengue has reemerged in recent years as a serious public health threat in tropical regions. There is currently no treatment, cure or vaccine.