ACUTE ENCEPHALITIS SYNDROME SYMPTOMS
Fever, stiff back? Encephalitis symptoms often flu-like; stay hydrated, have light dinner
Some mild flu-like symptoms of the disease include headache, vomiting and sensitivity to light.
Muzaffarpur: Encephalitis death toll mounts to 100
According to official data, 83 children have died in Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospi...
Death toll due to Encephalitis in Muzaffarpur touches 117
The State Health Society had on Tuesday ordered delegation of more doctors in Muzaf...
Nipah virus symptoms include fever, muscle pain, drowsiness; can spread through contaminated food
The interval from infection to the onset of symptoms mostly ranges from four to 14 days.
Nipah virus: Six suspected patients test negative
The Union Health Ministry has deployed a six-member team comprising an epidemiologist to conduct contact tracing for early detection of suspects and review of isolation facilities.
No new cases of Nipah in Kerala, infected patient's condition improving: Health Minister
The Nipah virus had claimed 17 lives in the state in May last year.
Encephalitis deaths drop by 66% in East UP in 2018
While a big vaccination drive was launched for JE, a massive sanitation and information campaign was launched this year to check cases of AES, which has no vaccine.
Nipah virus lurks in fruits, go easy on mangoes and lychees this summer
Always ensure you thoroughly wash fruits and vegetables before consuming them.
Muzzaffarpur: Anganwadi and Asha workers, who should have conducted awareness drive and monitored food intake of children, were on poll duty
According to Dr Arun Shah of the IAP, the Nitish Kumar govt failed to implement the guidelines drafted in 2015 to prevent a similar outbreak.
Nipah Virus: Symptoms, prevention, treatment of the infection
So far, the infection has claimed 16 lives in Kerala.
Getting states to invest more in health is a major challenge: Harsh Vardhan
"Health is a subject that requires close coordination with many other sectors, as 80% of determinants of health lie outside of the health department," says Harsh Vardhan, Union minister for health & family welfare.
UP declares year-long war on encephalitis
The exercise comes in the wake of mounting criticism over the new BJP government’s perceived failure to stop children dying of these diseases.
Situation in Gorakhpur's BRD medical college hospital is past the stage of prevention
Only this June, NITI Aayog painted a grim picture before UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath of the state’s health parameters.
Three more kids die of encephalitis in UP, toll touches 584
Three more children succumbed to encephalitis taking the death toll due to the disease to 584 in eastern region of Uttar Pradesh.
Encephalitis death toll touches 590 as six more cases recorded from Gorakhpur
All the deaths occured at Baba Raghav Das Medical College Hospital.
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