Rain leads to spurt in viral diseases

  • | Tuesday | 20th June, 2017

Frequent rains over the last week have caused a spurt in viral diseases, mainly mosquito and water-borne, doctors reveal. With mosquito infestation slowly rising as the temperature drops and water stagnates, doctors warn that vector-borne diseases, mainly malaria and dengue, will rise. The city-based government Fever Hospital has seen a significant rise in out-patient numbers which doctorsattribute to the weather. Venkatesh said the cases of mosquito infections at Fever Hospital are mainly from endemic malaria areas in Medak. The number of cases of malaria, gastrointestinal illness, including typhoid and viral hepatitis, are on the rise,” said Dr. K. Shankar, Superintendent of the Fever Hospital.

Read Full Article Here

If You Like This Story, Support NYOOOZ

NYOOOZ SUPPORTER

NYOOOZ FRIEND

Your support to NYOOOZ will help us to continue create and publish news for and from smaller cities, which also need equal voice as much as citizens living in bigger cities have through mainstream media organizations.


Stay updated with all the Hyderabad Latest News headlines here. For more exclusive & live news updates from all around India, stay connected with NYOOOZ.

Related Articles