Saturday, November 27, 2021


GHMC entomology wing takes measures to control vector-borne diseases

Hyderabad: Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) intensified measures to fight vector-borne diseases. As part of this exercise, about 642 teams from the entomology wing...

Editorial: A ray of hope

More than a century of waiting has ended. The World Health Organization’s approval for the first anti-malaria vaccine is a path-breaking development that is...

Contain spread of seasonal diseases: Harish to officials

Siddipet: Finance Minister T Harish Rao called upon the people, officials and elected representatives to put a collective effort to contain the spread of...

Scientists developing robotic nose to detect illnesses

Mershin and his team are building a Nano Nose which uses machine learning to let the device figure out its own way to recognise smells and it could detect smells using real receptors.

Everything you need to know about mosquito-borne diseases

Two types P vivax and P falciparum malaria present with high-grade fever with chills and headache and vomiting.

Hyderabad: Conditions ripe for spurt in seasonal ailments

Extensive rains, stagnant water create ideal breeding grounds for vector, water-borne diseases

GHMC’s efforts to curb dengue, malaria paying off

Decrease attributed to series of activities, effective surveillance taken up by the GHMC

A guide to steer clear of monsoon diseases

Unfortunately, the monsoon also lowers our immunity and brings with it a bevvy of diseases and dangers to our health. One needs to prepare in advance to be able to avoid these.

Telangana sees drop in seasonal ailments

Sustained implementation of containment strategies and initiatives aimed at spreading awareness on vector-control measures yield results

Hyderabad Mayor announces special programmes to prevent seasonal diseases

GHMC has initiated an extensive disease control programme including mosquito control, anti-larval spraying and fogging, in addition to taking up measures to control mosquitoes in ponds, reservoirs and lakes in Hyderabad

Stay disease-free this monsoon season

Health officials urge people to focus on individual and household hygiene practices to keep seasonal ailments at bay

Telangana likely to become malaria-free in three years

Chief Minister says State has reached elimination stage with regard to malaria; asks Additional Collectors to take responsibility of public health

Maoists say police killed Aithu under treatment

Kothagudem: The CPI (Maoist) South Sub-Zonal Bureau (SSZB) has accused the police of killing the PLGA Platoon Commander, Korsa Aithu alias Gangal (35), after...

Hyderabad sees dip in in dengue, malaria cases this season

Since January this year, only one malaria case and 39 dengue cases were reported in the city

‘Antiseptic throat spray, malaria drug may curb Covid spread’

The six-week long study, led by researchers from the National University Hospital (NUH) in Singapore, involved more than 3,000 migrant workers from India, Bangladesh, China and Myanmar living in Tuas South dormitory

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