Arctic mosquito populations to increase as region warms
Development could affect caribou populations, and in turn, tribal communities which depend on them
यूरोप, चीन, अमेरिका और जापान में भी फैल सकता है जीका वायरस
ठन्डे इलाकों में बढ़ता तापमान, जलवायु को जीका वायरस के फैलने के अनुकूल बना रहा है|
How climate change affects health in the US (and elsewhere)
For health, climate change is a catchall detrimental factor, increasing hazards across the board
Particulate matter from cigarettes, mosquito coils makes indoor air toxic
A study reveals that aluminum, chromium and tin are higher in mosquito coil smoke, and copper, zinc, manganese, nickel and lead are higher in …
World Malaria Day: More cases in states less prone to disease
While the total number of cases in India declined in 2018, there was a bump in less susceptible states like Uttar Pradesh
World Malaria Day: New coordinated effort for malaria research unveiled
The Malaria Elimination Research Alliance India will bring together various stakeholders on a single platform to identify and prioritise research …
Will this be the fourth consecutive warm winter?
Longer monsoon spell, warm winter lengthen mosquito-borne disease outbreaks across India
भारत में मलेरिया परजीवियों का पता लगाने के लिए वैज्ञानिकों ने खोजा नया तरीका
वैज्ञानिकों के अनुसार, प्लास्मोडियम विवैक्स मलेरिया परजीवी संक्रमण के बाद वर्षों तक किसी व्यक्ति के लीवर की कोशिकाओं में निष्क्रिय रूप में रह सकता ...
‘जीका’ नया जंजाल
भारत में भी जीका ने दस्तक दे दी है। विश्व स्वास्थ्य संगठन ने 26 मई को एडवाइजरी जारी कर भारत में 3 मामलों की ...
GM flies promise a good night
Amid global protests, scientists find a new way to control malaria by modifying mosquito sperm to produce only male offspring
Artemisinin-resistant malaria parasites can infect African mosquitoes, says study
This could have dreadful consequences for Africa, a continent vulnerable to malaria
Dengue, another climate alert
It is clear that this variable weather is not a freak event, but points to the changes that are beginning to influence our monsoon lifeline
Anti-malaria drug may be repurposed to treat Zika
A team of Indian researchers identify a viral protein that can be targeted by an already available anti-malarial drug — hydroxychloroquine (HCQ)
India comes up with strategic plan to eradicate malaria
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has released a plan for strategic action on malaria till 2022, with an aim to eradicate the disease by 2030
Is genetic engineering the right way to cure the problem of invasive species?
A new gene-based technology allows curbing the population of species such as mosquitoes which spread malaria or dengue. But there are dangers involved
Dengue cases in 2012 highest in four years
216 people across the country died of the disease
Health ministry invites bids for plastic-wrapped mosquito nets
Environmentalists oppose; say plastic not good for environment
Dengue on the rise: global burden is three times WHO estimate
Study shows India contributed more than one-third of burden in 2010
Delhi's new public health concern—Japanese encephalitis
Did pigs bring it?