Mosquitoes(Search results - 37)
HealthJun 1, 2021, 2:02 PM IST
Dream of 'mosquito-free monsoon'? 10 natural ways to get rid of these 'dracula' bites
Do you want to know how to save yourselves from mosquitoes naturally? Read to find out
HealthMar 31, 2021, 4:14 PM IST
The biggest health threat today are mosquitoes. Here is why?
There is one threat that has lived within our houses for years and which causes some of the worst and life-threatening diseases -- mosquitoes.
HealthSep 22, 2020, 2:30 PM IST
Mosquito menace: Simple ways which help you keep mosquitoes at bay
Although mosquitoes are tiny little creatures, they can create a huge problem for humans as well as animals as the diseases caused by them as lethal including Dengue, Malaria, etc
HealthSep 21, 2020, 4:35 PM IST
Mosquito menace: Understanding one of the most dangerous insect on earth that can cause fatal diseases
We all know how mosquitoes spread disease, but it is also very important to know the problems this insect cause
HealthSep 21, 2020, 4:26 PM IST
Mosquito menace: Here is all you need to know about chikungunya
Mosquitoes that spread Chikungunya are Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus. These mosquitoes may also spread dengue fever. Chikungunya can be passed from one person to another as well.
HealthSep 21, 2020, 4:01 PM IST
Mosquito menace: Here’s how you can have a mosquito-free office with these hacks
Mosquitoes can be found anywhere; at home, in the park, in the toilet, or even in the sink. They can also be found in offices and can attack you right when you are immersed in an important task.
HealthAug 12, 2020, 1:35 PM IST
'Dracula' bites: Here are 5 home remedies that work as mosquito repellents
If you don't want to use market mosquito repellents, then try these home remedies that can keep mosquitoes away for as long as eight hours.
Coronavirus IndiaAug 5, 2020, 3:52 PM IST
Bengaluru: As COVID-19 spreads, BBMP runs campaign to kill larvae before dengue bomb explodes
With rains comes reason for viruses like dengue to spread. The BBMP, in advance, has taken measures to contain the spread. Health officials have been given instructions to spray chemicals at low lying areas and drains where mosquitoes breed.
Coronavirus IndiaAug 3, 2020, 6:38 PM IST
Double trouble: This Karnataka village battles COVID-19, dengue; authorities stay away
Bengaluru: Due to the fear of COVID-19 infection, the authorities in Karnataka’s Kodagu district are turning a blind eye to dengue cases. And, both these diseases have no specific treatment. The villagers of Siddapura in Somwarpet taluk have alleged that the colony has 30 dengue cases but no one comes to treat them fearing COVID infection. As of now, the district has 400 COVID cases.
Due to incessant rains, water is everywhere in the hilly region and thus the rise in dengue cases. A person gets infected with dengue virus if he is bitten by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes that usually breed in clean and stagnant water.
IndiaAug 3, 2020, 1:58 PM IST
Reasons why some people attract mosquitoes more than others
Blood type, metabolism, exercise, shirt colour and even drinking beer can make individuals especially delicious to mosquitoes
IndiaJul 16, 2020, 8:12 PM IST
Mosquito menace: One insect, different species, many diseases
There are close to 3,500 species of mosquitoes in the world. They can spread deadly diseases to human beings
IndiaJul 14, 2020, 8:32 PM IST
Mosquito menace: Here are reasons why these insects are attracted to humans
While mosquitoes bite humans for blood, there are various reasons why the insects are attracted to us
Coronavirus Fact CheckMar 26, 2020, 3:39 PM IST
Can mosquitoes spread coronavirus? Health ministry issues clarification
There are many fake reports on coronavirus circulating on social media. Union health ministry clarified that coronavirus infection cannot be transmitted through mosquito bites.