Knowing about Dengue …
I heard of Dengue Fever so many times from parents and friends, from trained health Officers, teachers and Drug store assistants, from trained nurses and medical doctors.
I have been told that Dengue Fever is an infectious disease caused by virus. The virus is transmitted by a mosquito called the AEDES mosquito. According to reports, there is no effective medicine to treat this disease – Dengue Fever. So how do we handle this kind of disease? Please read more…
How to Identify an Aedes Mosquito
- Aedes mosquito has stripes of black and white on its legs.
- Aedes mosquito bites early morning and late evening.
- Eggs of Aedes mosquito develop larvae and pupa into adulthood in just 7 (seven days) or one week time.
- Aedes mosquito breeds in clear stagnant indoor or outdoor water.
- Check; change/clean and any empty uncovered water containers inside or outside your house includes flower vases and flower pots.
- Remove stagnant water from pipes or waste items: unused tires, empty cans or bottles to prevent breeding grounds.
- Add larvicide into the water storage to kill larvae every three months. Take note: (Temephos -10 grams per 20 gallons of water)
- or A pinch of salt into a bowl of water or vase is another possible remedy.
- Use aerosol spray to kill flying mosquito inside your room.
- Installing screen on windows or doors at home to prevent mosquitoes from entry.
Loss of appetite
Continuous High Fever
Red Rashes on the skin
Acute bones, muscles and joints pain
Acute pain in the head and eye-balls
Nose and mouth bleeding
!Reminder: Seek treatment immediately when infected by Dengue.
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