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April 2018

World Malaria Day 2018

By |2018-04-25T20:07:18+05:30April 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

DIARRHEA – Causes and how to deal with it

By |2018-02-21T11:49:11+05:30February 21st, 2018|General|

Diarrhea is a common health problem in India. It happens when there is an increase in the frequency of bowel movements or when there is an increase in the looseness of stool. It can sometimes be mild, temporary or can also be a life-threatening one. Usually, it lasts for a couple of days in few [...]

Dangers of a Mosquito bite

By |2018-02-15T17:23:37+05:30February 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 [...]