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Close to 4,000 people contracted dengue from Jan to May this year – triple the number from last year
With the peak dengue season occurring in the months of June to October, NEA said it is expecting the cases to rise further.
There has been a worrying spike in the number of dengue cases over the first three months of 2019 - and with peak dengue season approaching soon, the numbers are only expected to rise.
Mosquitoes that transmit the Zika virus and dengue fever may have access to 1 billion more people in the years ahead
As our planet warms, ranges for disease-carrying mosquitoes will get larger, exposing up to 1 billion more people to Zika and dengue viruses by 2080.
Over 200 dengue cases were reported in the first week of 2019 – here are 6 things you might not know about the virus
Did you know that all a mosquito needs to breed is water around the size of Singapore 20 cent coin? Here are five other things you might not know about dengue.
There’s now a vaccine approved to treat dengue, a disease that affects tens of millions across the globe
The vaccine, made by Sanofi, targets a viral disease that affects tens of millions across the globe and was approved in Mexico.