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  1. photo Researchers openly admit <b>dengue</b> vaccine would cause 7-fold spike in infectionsResearchers openly admit dengue vaccine would cause 7-fold spike in infectionsNews
    A vaccine for dengue fever would actually increase rates of dengue infection over the first few years, according to a study conducted by researchers from Oregon State University and ClemsonRead more
  2. photo GM mosquito release in Brazil causes <b>dengue</b> emergency, despite being touted as preventive toolGM mosquito release in Brazil causes dengue emergency, despite being touted as preventive toolNews
    A genetically modified (GM) mosquito intended to eradicate dengue fever may have actually contributed to an epidemic of the disease in Brazil, civil society organizations have warnedRead more
  3. photo DIY mosquito trap protects against <b>dengue</b> <b>fever</b>, West Nile and other insect-borne diseasesDIY mosquito trap protects against dengue fever, West Nile and other insect-borne diseasesNews
    The dengue virus, transmitted by mosquitoes, is running rampant in tropical areas around the world. The virus can bring fever, headache, muscle pains, joint pains, rash and bleeding. It can evenRead more
  4. photo GM mosquitoes increase spread of <b>dengue</b> <b>fever</b> in Brazilian town, causing state of emergency to be renewedGM mosquitoes increase spread of dengue fever in Brazilian town, causing state of emergency to be renewedNews
    Transgenic insects developed by a British company as the solution to dengue fever in the Third World are causing the debilitating disease to spread even worse, according to new reports. GeneticallyRead more
  5. photo <b>Dengue</b> <b>fever</b> outbreak spreads in Japan - just in time for GM mosquitoes and experimental vaccinesDengue fever outbreak spreads in Japan - just in time for GM mosquitoes and experimental vaccinesNews
    popular leisure spots, have been falling ill with dengue fever, a mosquito-transmitted illness that mostly occurs in the more tropical regions of Southeast Asia but now appears to be on the move.LocalRead more
  6. photo <b>Dengue</b> <b>fever</b> strikes Japan for first time since 1945Dengue fever strikes Japan for first time since 1945News
    A locally induced outbreak of dengue fever, the first since 1945, has occurred in Tokyo during the summer of 2014. It is a viral infection spread by specific mosquitoes: Aedes aegypti (yellow feverRead more
  7. CNN admits vaccinations spread disease, as dengue vaccine creates more outbreak casesNews
    or safe, but CNN has made one, contradicting earlier stances taken by contributors. On it's website, CNN reported in recent days that a vaccine aimed at preventing dengue fever, which is spreadRead more
  8. photo Médico Indiano Ensina como Usar o "Suco da Folha de Mamão" para Curar a <b>Dengue</b>Médico Indiano Ensina como Usar o "Suco da Folha de Mamão" para Curar a DengueNews
    : 10.1016/j.jep.2009.11.024. Epub 2009 Dec 2. PubMed PMID: 19961915. [2] Salutary effects of carica papaya leaf extract in dengue fever patients – a pilot study S Hettige1. Journalof Family Physician of SriRead more
  9. photo Biotech Takes Flight: Meet the Genetically Modified MosquitoBiotech Takes Flight: Meet the Genetically Modified MosquitoArticle
    Dengue fever—a brutal virus that infects as many as 100 million people each year—has an unusual new enemy designed to stop the spread of the disease: genetically modified mosquitoes. IntroducedRead more
  10. photo Will Millions of GMO Mosquitoes Be Released in Key West?Will Millions of GMO Mosquitoes Be Released in Key West?Article
    -destruct soon after hatching and mating, which the company claims would decrease the spread of the nuisance insects and the diseases they often carry, including dengue fever. Releasing the self-destructiveRead more

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Dengue fever

Disease

Dengue fever is an infection caused by the dengue virus. Mosquitoes transmit (or spread) the dengue virus. Dengue fever is also known as "break-bone fever" or "bone-break fever", because it can cause people to have pain so bad that they feel like their bones are breaking. Some of the symptoms of dengue fever are fever; headache; a skin rash that looks like measles; and pain in the muscles and...More