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Mosquito Diseases

Mosquitoes have been called the deadliest known disease carriers . Because they suck blood, they carry infections between people and also between species. They spread malaria, filariasis, dengue fever, chikungunya, and yellow fever.

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Zika Fever - Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention
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About Mosquito Diseases
Mosquito-borne diseases, like malaria, filaria, dengue, etc are common in places conducive of mosquito breeding. Swamps, ponds and stagnated drainage provide optimal breeding ground for mosquitoes... Read More
Malaria - Protection Strategies
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Filariasis - Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment , FAQs
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