Understanding FLiRT Variants: What You Need to Know About COVID-19 Strains KP.2 and JN.1.7 - Dr Swati Rajagopal

Understanding FLiRT Variants: What You Need to Know About COVID-19 Strains KP.2 and JN.1.7 - Dr Swati Rajagopal
Posted 17 May, 2024 | Source: https://medicaldialogues.in/

FLiRT Variants: COVID-19 Strains KP.2 and N.1.7

Handling the FLiRT

Handling the FLiRT
Posted 02 May, 2024 | Source: https://www.newindianexpress.com/

Here’s everything you need to know about the new Covid variant, FLiRT (Fast-Transmitting, Low-Immunity, Rapid-Transforming) that has crept into India.

BEWARE OF THAT BITE

BEWARE OF THAT BITE
Posted 02 May, 2024 | Source: The New Indian Express

With World Malaria Day just having gone by, beware of the spread of malaria as mosquitoes are aplenty

Strained eye due to heat can affect work

Strained eye due to heat can affect work
Posted 15 Apr, 2024 | Source: Times of India

BEAT THE HEAT: Strained eye due to heat can affect work

Yellow fever: A vaccine-preventable viral infection

Yellow fever: A vaccine-preventable viral infection
Posted 23 Feb, 2024 | Source: https://www.happiesthealth.com/articles/infectious-diseases/yellow-fever

Endemic to the tropics of Africa and America, this hemorrhagic fever has symptoms such as chills, headaches, backaches, and in severe cases, jaundice

Karnataka health department on high alert mode after Zika virus detected in Chikkaballapur

Karnataka health department on high alert mode after Zika virus detected in Chikkaballapur
Posted 03 Nov, 2023 | Source: https://www.happiesthealth.com/articles/infectious-diseases/yellow-fever

The virus was found in a sample taken from Talakayalabetta village in Sidlaghatta Taluk.

The resurgence of Nipah virus in Kerala

The resurgence of Nipah virus in Kerala
Posted 19 Sep, 2023 | Source: https://ianslive.in/

The resurgence of Nipah virus in Kerala

Zoonotic Diseases: Protecting yourself from animal to human diseases

Zoonotic Diseases: Protecting yourself from animal to human diseases
Posted 28 Aug, 2023 | Source: https://pynr.in/

Zoonotic diseases, also identified as zoonoses, are maladies spread from animals to humans. Throughout most of human history, they have posed a persistent danger, causing massive outbreaks and affecting global health.

Karnataka logs over 4,000 dengue cases till July; Heavy rains may spur more

Karnataka logs over 4,000 dengue cases till July; Heavy rains may spur more
Posted 27 Jul, 2023 | Source: https://indianexpress.com/

Karnataka has logged 4,013 cases of dengue till July 19 this year compared to 3,403 cases in the same period in 2022. Of the total number of cases this year, 2,065 cases are in Bengaluru.