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Chikungunya and Dengue Cause Health Scare in India's Capital - The Diplomat


The Diplomat

Chikungunya and Dengue Cause Health Scare in India's Capital
The Diplomat
Both diseases are caused by viruses carried by the Aedes aegypti mosquito, and both present with similar symptoms: high fever, muscle and joint pains, and a rash. According ... India can also learn from the steps taken by Vietnam and Cambodia. In the ...

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20 Sep 2016 | 2:22 pm

PM Calls for Zika Prevention - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

PM Calls for Zika Prevention
Khmer Times
The contagious Zika virus is spread through the bite of the Aedes mosquito, the same species responsible for the spread of dengue, chikungunya and yellow fever. The symptoms of Zika can range from mild to flu-like and can last anywhere between two and ...
PM calls for increased vigilance for Zika virus, National, Phnom ...The Phnom Penh Post

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20 Sep 2016 | 11:40 am

Zika Threat Looms over Cambodia - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Zika Threat Looms over Cambodia
Khmer Times
Although not an issue exclusive to Cambodia, the virus' latent symptoms and the population's propensity for self-treatment has been a concern for health officials who fear self-medication could hinder future attempts to detect and contain its spread ...

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19 Sep 2016 | 11:37 am

Zika virus: Where is it found, what are the dangers and symptoms, how do you prevent it spreading? - Stuff.co.nz


Stuff.co.nz

Zika virus: Where is it found, what are the dangers and symptoms, how do you prevent it spreading?
Stuff.co.nz
Originally detected in Uganda, explosive in Brazil where it has been linked with more than 1000 cases of microcephaly, babies born with undersized skulls and brains, Zika has now been reported throughout south-east Asia, in Cambodia, Indonesia, the ...
Case-control study adds to Zika-microcephaly linkCIDRAP

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15 Sep 2016 | 7:30 pm

A New Weapon to Fight Mosquito-Borne Diseases: Tiny Fish ... - TakePart


TakePart

A New Weapon to Fight Mosquito-Borne Diseases: Tiny Fish ...
TakePart
Scientists hope the simple solution can help slow the spread of dengue, malaria, Zika, and other illnesses.

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12 Sep 2016 | 1:28 pm

Don't be stung by Zika complacency - Myanmar Times


Don't be stung by Zika complacency
Myanmar Times
Meanwhile, patients can still be misdiagnosed with having dengue fever. Increasing outbreaks of the virus have ... So far, his network, which works with health authorities in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar and China, has been informed of a few cases ...

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8 Sep 2016 | 10:55 pm

Malaysia Braces for Zika Cases - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Malaysia Braces for Zika Cases
Khmer Times
There is no vaccine or treatment for Zika, which is a close cousin of dengue and chikungunya and causes mild fever, rash and red eyes. An estimated 80 percent of people infected have no symptoms, making it difficult for pregnant women to know whether ...
Zika risk mild in Brunei, but MoH advises cautionBorneo Bulletin Online

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4 Sep 2016 | 12:41 pm

Are Aedes mosquitoes in Singapore now transmitting the Zika virus? - The Online Citizen


The Straits Times

Are Aedes mosquitoes in Singapore now transmitting the Zika virus?
The Online Citizen
The modes of transmission of the Zika infection is through the Aedes mosquito while transmission through sexual intercourse is documented and through, blood transfusion and organ transplant are also considered potential risks. Did those infected have ...
Southeast Asia needs to up its game to combat Zika: ExpertsChannel NewsAsia
Aljunied woman is first case of local Zika infectionThe Straits Times
Dozens of locally-transmitted Zika virus cases in Singapore outbreakStuff.co.nz
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30 Aug 2016 | 2:30 am

Cambodia warns of dengue fever outbreak as rainy season comes ... - Xinhua


Cambodia warns of dengue fever outbreak as rainy season comes ...
Xinhua
Cambodia has warned of dengue fever outbreak as the annual rainy season has begun, the health ministry said in a statement on Wednesday.

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8 Jun 2016 | 7:44 am

Dengue Fever Relishes Cambodian Homecoming - The Cambodia ... - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Dengue Fever Relishes Cambodian Homecoming - The Cambodia ...
The Cambodia Daily
After 14 years on the road, returning to Phnom Penh still feels like a homecoming for Cambodian-American alternative rock group Dengue Fever. “As soon as ...

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18 Feb 2016 | 7:13 pm

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