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  1. photo Wave of new diseases being brought to America by insectsWave of new diseases being brought to America by insectsNews
    in the Caribbean. It is a disease transmitted by mosquitoes and, while rarely fatal, it can produce fever, muscle and joint paint, headaches, lethargy and rash. Sometimes it can lead to chronic pain and arthritisRead more
  2. photo Children with strange gene mutation found to possess 'super' immunity to virusesChildren with strange gene mutation found to possess 'super' immunity to virusesNews
    (NIH) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI) found that the two children possessed an unusual natural immunity to influenza, herpes, dengue fever, hepatitis C, HIV and a host of other potentially deadlyRead more
  3. photo Bubali Cornu from TCM for ebola, and other infectious diseases with high <b>fever</b> and bleedingBubali Cornu from TCM for ebola, and other infectious diseases with high fever and bleedingNews
    Medicinal substances that can effectively help bring down high fevers and stop bleeding would come in extremely useful for victims suffering from serious infectious diseases, such as dengue feverRead more
  4. photo Puerto Rico declares epidemic as chikungunya virus continues to spread unabatedPuerto Rico declares epidemic as chikungunya virus continues to spread unabatedNews
    , is characterized by symptoms similar to those of dengue fever, another mosquito-borne illness."As with dengue fever, there is a high fever," said emergency room doctor Dominic Martinello of Anna Jaques HospitalRead more
  5. photo Number of chikungunya cases spike in New York and New Jersey as virus spreads rapidlyNumber of chikungunya cases spike in New York and New Jersey as virus spreads rapidlyNews
    , which manifest three to seven days after a bite from an infected mosquito, are similar to those of dengue fever. The most common symptoms are high fever and intense muscle pain; other common symptomsRead more
  6. photo Genetic scientists call for government regulation of genome editing before it's too lateGenetic scientists call for government regulation of genome editing before it's too lateNews
    gene expressions that would not normally occur. It is known officially as "gene drive," and advocates say it has the potential to eliminate infectious diseases like malaria and dengue fever, assumingRead more
  7. photo Yet more highly contagious disease vials accidentally discovered at government labYet more highly contagious disease vials accidentally discovered at government labNews
    Hundreds of additional vials of freeze-dried, exotic pathogens have been discovered at a government laboratory, according to new reports. Abandoned vials labeled "dengue," "influenza," and "Q feverRead more
  8. 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
  9. photo Infectious disease encouraged to flood across border as Texas feels brunt of immigration waveInfectious disease encouraged to flood across border as Texas feels brunt of immigration waveNews
    . is looming. She said "invisible travelers" are coming into the United States, and Americans risk outbreaks of TB and measles, hepatitis, malaria and dengue fever."A public health crisis, the likes of which IRead more 100.011 votos
  10. photo Nearly 4,600 now affected by untreatable virus spreading through CaribbeanNearly 4,600 now affected by untreatable virus spreading through CaribbeanNews
    Many people have heard of malaria and may even know about Dengue fever, two health-ravaging, mosquito-borne diseases. Malaria brings fever, chills and flu-like symptoms, and Dengue fever elicitsRead 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