If you have been following news lately then you must have heard about the rise in number of cases reported for Dengue. We will tell you everything you need to know about this virus so that you can prevent yourself from being infected.
This virus is transferred from one person to another through Mosquitoes. Aedes aegypti is a type of mosquito through which it gets mostly infected.
There are four types of microorganisms that are known mostly to infect humans. The four types are named as DENV-1, DENV-2, DENV-3 and DENV-4. The mosquito which causes dengue usually bite during the day, particularly in the morning and evening. They are so infectious that a single bite can cause infection.
Last year, the number of reported cases of dengue was 25000. Doctor even popularly call this disease as 'break bone fever'.
As of now there is no vaccine to prevent dengue fever. And also there is no appropriate medications that can target the dengue virus directly. So Precaution is the best cure we can say in this case.