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June 2019

Get Wet! Yet Protect! – Weapons for Monsoon

By | 2019-06-19T13:36:02+00:00 June 19th, 2019|General|

Finally, the water being carried from the ocean by the agency of clouds fell on the land.  And who wouldn't be ecstatic at the first sniff of Petrichor as monsoon announced itself in the year 2019. But as Voltaire said, With great power comes great responsibility - Voltaire the Health Department would say "With great [...]

April 2018

World Malaria Day 2018

By | 2018-04-25T20:07:18+00:00 April 25th, 2018|General|

The World Health Assembly established The World Malaria Day in May 2007 to provide "education and understanding of malaria". The theme for this year is “Ready to beat malaria” promoted by WHO along with the partner organizations. It is an international observance which is commemorated every year on 25 April. The main reason for this [...]

February 2018

Dangers of a Mosquito bite

By | 2018-02-15T17:23:37+00:00 February 15th, 2018|General|

The Mosquito-borne diseases are caused by bacteria, viruses or parasites transmitted by mosquitoes. Mosquitoes can also transmit the disease without being affected by themselves. For example, if a mosquito bites an infected human or animal, they pick up the virus along with the blood meal. This virus reproduces inside the mosquito and passes it to other [...]