Mosquitoes(Search results - 23)
Coronavirus Fact Check26, Mar 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.
INDIA24, Sep 2019, 6:54 PM IST
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While Karnataka registered a scary 6110 cases of dengue so far in the year 2019, Bengaluru alone is home to 3822 cases. With severe flooding in parts of India, the chances of this state turning into a breeding ground for mosquitoes are high. In such times, HIT Platelet helpline comes as a savior where dialing 78 78 78 20 20 can get much required assistance in getting lifesaving platelets.
NEWS22, Jul 2019, 5:42 PM IST
Mosquito menace: Three reasons why these insects are attracted to humans
While mosquitoes bite humans for blood, there are various reasons why the insects are attracted to them
NEWS12, Jul 2019, 8:33 PM IST
Mosquito menace: Three ways to keep your office mosquito-free
Mosquitoes live and breed anywhere. Do not be surprised if you see these “little co-workers” in your office too
NEWS7, Jul 2019, 6:13 PM IST
Mosquito menace: 4 effective ingredients to beat the itch from mosquito bites
Why go to a pharmacy when you have medicine to cure a mosquito bite itch available in your kitchen?
NEWS6, Jul 2019, 2:50 PM IST
Mosquito menace: Wet garbage, water puddles become home to mosquitoes
The Karnataka government cannot do everything. The citizens of Bengaluru should also take care of their surroundings, said Dr H Sudarshan Ballal
NEWS5, Jul 2019, 7:39 PM IST
From Congress MLA's death to 'zero waste on plate' pledge, watch Bengaluru Night Cap
IIM Bangalore students take ‘zero waste on plate’ pledge this academic year. Bengaluru sees rise in mosquitoes; dengue cases increase. Watch Bengaluru Night Cap
NEWS5, Jul 2019, 5:12 PM IST
Mosquito menace: Bengaluru sees rise in mosquitoes; dengue cases increase
There seems to be a significant spurt of viral illnesses this year which could be due to the rise in mosquito population in the city, said Dr H Sudarshan Ballal
NEWS5, Jul 2019, 11:39 AM IST
Mosquito menace: Over 1,000 dengue cases in Bengaluru but doctors suspect more
At a time when the cases of dengue and mosquito-related illnesses are seeing an all time rise, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has registered about a 1,000 cases while doctors suspect more
NEWS3, Jul 2019, 7:29 PM IST
Mosquito menace: Destroying the insect in larval stage easiest way to curb spread of diseases
The easiest way to control mosquitoes is by curbing them in the larval stage. Closing every breeding pit and introducing larvae-eating fish into ponds and wells will help in destroying larvae.
NEWS1, Jul 2019, 5:15 PM IST
Mosquito menace: Easily available ingredients to drive the insect from your home
These five ingredients -- garlic, lemon oil, coffee grounds, neem oil and tulsi -- can help you keep mosquitoes away from home
NEWS30, Jun 2019, 4:42 PM IST
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.
NEWS28, Jun 2019, 7:06 PM IST
Mosquito menace: Understanding the most dangerous creature to roam the earth
Understanding how mosquitos spread diseases is as important as understanding the problems the insect can cause