Malaria(Search results - 17)
India23, Jul 2020, 4:36 PM
Mosquito menace: Vector-Borne disease malaria can be life-threatening
With vector-borne diseases on the rise during monsoon, one disease that can be fatal is malaria. Here’s all you need to know about this deadly disease.
India23, Jul 2020, 3:37 PM
Mosquito menace: The trouble insects pose to pregnant women
Amidst everything lovely about monsoon, there is something that is very unfortunate. It is the risk of getting infected with vector-borne diseases like dengue, chikungunya, and malaria.
WORLD18, Jun 2020, 8:37 AM
Coronavirus: WHO halts trial of hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients
World Health Organisation halted trial of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) in COVID-19 patients after new data, studies showed no benefit from anti-malaria drug
WORLD4, Jun 2020, 9:02 AM
Anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine COVID-19 trials to resume, says WHO
Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the WHO's safety monitoring committee for the global trial had now examined all available mortality data about hydroxychloroquine.
WORLD4, Jun 2020, 8:51 AM
Doctors keeping close eye on Trump's intake of malarial drug hydroxychloroquine
US President Donald Trump has actively debated for hydroxychloroquine and has been using it for two weeks now to prevent coronavirus infection
WORLD26, May 2020, 9:10 AM
Coronavirus: WHO pauses clinical trials of anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine over safety concerns
The Lancet study found that hydroxychloroquine can produce potentially serious side effects, particularly heart arrhythmia
WORLD21, May 2020, 9:55 AM
Brazil President bats for HCQ after Trump said he takes unproven drug
US President Donald Trump said on Monday that he has been taking anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine for over a week to prevent coronavirus infection even though it is not yet a proven treatment
WORLD28, Apr 2020, 4:55 PM
Can dogs detect coronavirus in people?
Medical detection dogs are already being used to identify cancer, malaria, and Parkinson's. The specially trained dogs are capable of sniff testing 750 people in an hour
WORLD25, Apr 2020, 5:50 PM
FDA warns against use of hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine after deaths and poisonings reported
The anti-malarial drugs hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine were an early contender much touted by President Donald Trump for treating coronavirus.
Coronavirus India9, Apr 2020, 8:40 AM
Donald Trump thanks India on hydroxychloroquine decision, says this help will never be forgotten
Coronavirus cases: Donald Trump had warned of "retaliation" if India did not agree to export hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malarial drug, which is being tested as a coronavirus cure.
WORLD20, Nov 2019, 5:45 PM
London scientists, schoolchildren discover family soup recipes contain antimalarial properties
Scientists and school children have discovered that certain family soup recipes can prevent malaria
India15, Nov 2019, 10:39 AM
Karnataka: Number of dengue cases shoot up in Kalaburagi; 46 reported positive in September
Speaking to reporters, Kalaburagi health officer MK Patil said that the increase in positive dengue cases is due to climate change and unseasonal rains in the district in Karnataka
NEWS2, Jul 2019, 6:46 PM
Mosquito menace: From ongoing battles to never-ending wars
Statistics tell us that in the year 2018, dengue claimed the lives of 80 people and affected 40,000 people across the country
NEWS30, Jun 2019, 4:42 PM
Mosquito menace: Malaria risk might increase in cold regions if temperature rises
For the study, published in the journal Biology Letters, the researchers maintained a separate control set of mosquitoes at 27 degrees Celsius, which is the temperature at which malaria transmission is typically highest.
NEWS24, Jun 2019, 7:24 PM
Malaria: Symptoms, signs, stages
According to the latest world malaria report released in November 2018, there were 219 million cases of malaria, which is an increase from 217 million in 2016