We all know that Dengue Fever is a mosquito borne viral fever that is widespread in our country right now and across the world as well, caused by the Dengue Virus which is transmitted through the bite of an infected Aedes Mosquito. Dengue marks your body with a high fever, severe headache, body aches, nausea, joint pain and possible mucosal bleeding. Actually there is no specific treatment available for curing dengue fever but doctors know their way out of it. Adequate fluid intake and proper bed rest I crucial to this treatment. Most of the patients diagnosed with dengue fever recover within two weeks.
However, if neglected, dengue fever can turn severe leading this mere fever to dengue haemorrhagic syndrome and dengue shock syndrome. It is important to recognise the early signs like abdominal pain, frequent vomiting, lethargy, joint pain, mucosal bleeding etc. as ignoring these signs can be fatal to life. Severely grown dengue requires emergency treatment and hospitalization.
How to Prevent the Dengue Fever from Happening?
You can prevent dengue fever from happening by following some simple precautions:
– Always protect yourself from mosquito bites by using quality mosquito repellent products.
– Keep your surroundings clean and prevent mosquito breeding inside or outside your home.
– Avoid going into areas prone to develop mosquitoes easily.