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Dengue outbreak in Pakistan

Dengue outbreak in Pakistan

Dengue fever is increasingly becoming an epidemic in Pakistan.[1] Due to the high cost of treatment, the disease spread more rapidly in 2011 than in previous years. It has attracted the attention of the Government of Pakistan, especially the Punjab Government since it is widespread in that particular province of the country.[2] As of November 2011, it has killed …

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District Health Officer Dr Khalid Randhawa, when asked by The News , said that the concerned government authorities may give consideration to the claim of the homoeopath

Dengue fever in Pakistan

Dr Shah said that after trial in a number of cases, he is able to claim that the medicines are 100 per cent effective. A healthy person will have to take medicines for a month for prevention of dengue fever while a patient needs to take medicines for 15 days, …

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Pakistan Major infectious diseases

Pakistan Major infectious diseases

Pakistan Major infectious diseases Major infectious diseases: degree of risk: high food or waterborne diseases: bacterial diarrhea, hepatitis A and E, and typhoid fever vectorborne diseases: dengue fever and malaria animal contact disease: rabies note: highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza has been identified in this country; it poses a negligible risk with extremely rare cases possible …

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Dengue treatment

Dengue treatment

I am posting here as I have been given a homeopathic treatment for Dengue Fever. A good friend of mine passed it on to me, but I don’t know where it came from yet.  I wanted to know if anyone knows of this treatment. It’s in Urdu, but I’ll try …

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Dengue and severe dengue

Dengue and severe dengue

Key facts Dengue is a mosquito-borne viral infection. The infection causes flu-like illness, and occasionally develops into a potentially lethal complication called severe dengue. The global incidence of dengue has grown dramatically in recent decades. About half of the world’s population is now at risk. Dengue is found in tropical …

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Dengue and Homeopathy

Dengue and Homeopathy

Dengue Fever is the most common viral disease spread by mosquitoes. It has become a global health concern of massive proportions affecting over 50 million people annually. An estimated 2,500 million people are at the risk of being infected by dengue virus. It is noted chiefly in the tropical and …

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Depression

Depression

Depression Understanding Depression Slideshow Take the Depression Quiz Benefits of Treating Depression Medical Author: Roxanne Dryden-Edwards, MD  Medical Editor: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR  Depression facts What is a depressive disorder? What are myths about depression? What are the types of depression, and what are depression symptoms and …

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