​How to Protect Yourself From Dengue Fever in 5 Steps?

WRITTEN BY Saumya Jaiswar2022-09-13,10:50:12 news

Symptoms Of Dengue Fever

Intense headaches, Body aches, Joint pains, Loss of appetite, Nausea, Vomiting, Skin rashes and mucosal bleeding are common symptoms of Dengue virus.

CDC

Step 1- Protective Clothing

Wear long-sleeves and long pants to cover your arms and legs properly, especially during early morning and evenings.

GoodRx

Step 2- Use Mosquito Repellents

Apply mosquito repellent creams on your body when travelling to tropical areas and even when you are indoors.

The Hindu

Step 3- Reduce Mosquito Habitat

Dengue-breeding mosquitoes thrive in stagnant water that contains items like tyres, plastic covers, flower pots, pet water bowls, etc.

The Hindustan Times

Step 4- Keep Your House Airy and Clean

Mosquitoes frequently visit places that are moist and dark. Make sure your home or room is well-lit to deter mosquitoes from entering.

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Step 5- Time Your Outings

Plan your visits seeing the weather and include every mosquito-repelling tool, from creams to netted sleeping bags and beyond.

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