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Dengue Health Guide

Dengue is a mosquito-borne viral infection transmitted into the bloodstream of humans through the bite of the Aedes aegypti mosquito. The dengue virus (DEN) has four distinct serotypes (DEN-1, DEN-2, DEN-3, and DEN-4) all of which belong to the genus Flavivirus, family Flaviviridae and has an incubation period of 3-7 weeks. After recovery from infection by one dengue virus, the infected person gets lifelong immunity against that particular virus serotype. Get complete information about dengue here.

Dengue Health Guide:

Facts & Overview

10 Interesting Facts About Dengue Fever

Monsoon brings freshness and some of the deadly diseases too. Dengue is a viral borne disease caused by the bite of  an Aegypti mosquito. It is also known as “break-bone fever”. The Tropical areas such as Assam (a highest ranked city with 3693 dengue cases) are most susceptible to this disease. “WHO” has reported the …

Facts & Overview

Frequently Asked Questions on Dengue
How Does Dengue Fever Affect Blood Platelets
Do You Know Why Mosquitoes Bite You More?
10 Facts About Dengue Fever

Pre – symptoms & Prevention

Pre – Symptoms & Prevention

How to Prevent Dengue Fever in 6 Ways
You Need To Know These Precautions for Dengue



Dengue Signs, Symptoms & Treatment Options
Does Low Platelet Count = Dengue?
Dengue Symptoms in Child

Diagnosis & Tests

Blood Tests & Lab Investigations for Dengue Fever

Early and accurate diagnosis of dengue fever is essential for appropriate patient management. The course of treatment for dengue includes a diet full of fruits, cereals, and juices. This diet helps to fulfill the mineral and vitamin requirement of the patient. As the initial symptoms of dengue fever are similar to dengue fever, it is …


Home Remedies To Maintain Platelet Count During Dengue Fever

Platelets are found in large numbers in blood that help heal and prevent bleeding by forming blood clots. Subsequently, the platelet count is the number of platelets in the blood. A normal platelet count ranges from 150,000 to 350,000. But, during dengue, the platelet count starts declining at a rapid pace. Let us read more …

6 Home Remedies For Dengue Fever Treatment

The painful disease of dengue has been around for centuries, however, it has now created a widespread fear in the minds of people in India with the average number of people getting infected by it increasing at an alarming rate. Dengue fever should be tackled with utmost urgency because if left untreated, it can develop …


8 Food Items To Help Recover From Dengue Faster

Dengue is a fever which is caused due to viral infection transmitted by a mosquito bite. This can be serious if not diagnosed and treated on time. Two major things to keep in consideration while treating you against this viral is the recurrence of dengue and the diet to be maintained and followed. Once the …

How To Take Care Of Yourself Post Dengue Fever

Dengue fever is flu spread by the bite of a mosquito and could be caused by any of the dengue family viruses. This fever is also called as ‘break bone fever’ due to the severe joint pain occurring due to this disease. The most effective way to prevent yourself from this disease is to protect …

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