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Sponging Cattle betters spraying in eradicating Malaria

...ves the control of breeding of this mosquitoes and spraying insectisides.Typically, in southern Asia, villager...just as effective at reducing malaria infection as spraying the insides of houses. Since DDT has largely been replaced with more expensive insecticides, home s...

Pigs Population A Major Threat To Encephalitis Ravaged UP

...the process of undertaking large scale insecticide spraying and fogging in and around piggeries. Once mosquitoes are destroyed, the bulk of the problem would be over." A concerted campaign on pigs by former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu had apparently helped check the disease in his stat...

Researchers finding link between malaria susceptibility and genetic makeup

...ady have to hand such as bed nets, residual indoor spraying [with insecticide], and cleaning up back yards for mosquito breeding sites." Source: Eurkalert...

Dengue Fever Claims Five Lives In Pakistan

...program has been directed to immediately carry out spraying in the city to kill mosquitoes. The National Institute of Health in collaboration with the World Health Organization is preparing a long-term plan to control similar outbreaks in the future. (IANS)...

Western Australia Witnesses Rise In Ross River Virus Infection

...t the spread of the virus such as extensive aerial spraying of insecticides and other mosquito kills. The pre-monsoon shower is believed to have created an ideal environment for insect breeding. "The problem is that this sort of mosquito can fly up to 50 kilometers so they're coming from outside our control...

Scented Garments Hit The Market

...he process and can be refilled after every wash by spraying the garment with a favorite perfume. If the scent isn't wanted after a period of time, the only thing that needs to be done is moistening the garment. Edited (IANS)...

Bio-Functional Garments That Could Revolutionize Fashion Industry

...he process and can be refilled after every wash by spraying the garment with a favourite perfume, for example. If the scent isn't wanted after a period of time, the only thing required is moistening the garment. "It will smell strong for a short time, and the hollow compartments will be empty again," Buschm...

After Bird flu its anthrax that scares the wits out of people

... of any animal, the carcass should be buried after spraying lime and salt on it," Vaghasia added. So it is crunch time for the Indian health care providers and people as well!...

Fear Of Malaria Outbreak Grips Tripura

...ps,' a health official said. Health workers were spraying disinfectants in vulnerable areas, besides collecting blood samples following reports of fever in some areas bordering Assam. 'Our medical teams are conducting health camps and sufficient stocks of anti-malaria drugs have been rushed to areas from ...

Sanyo’s Electrolysed Water Technology Effective In Suppressing Bird Fl

...egnated with electrolysed water, and the other, by spraying a mist of electrolysed water onto a cotton bud smeared with the virus. Officials from Sanyo have explained that the technology is useful in preventing the spread of bird flu virus, as electrolysed water can be easily made from tap water and it does...

Free Treatment For Endosulfan Victims: Minister

...sons suffering from chronic diseases caused by the spraying of endosulfan in the cashew plantations in Kasaragod district, Health Minister P K Sreemathi said tody. // Addressing a meet-the-press programme here, she said the treatment would be made available to all those who had been given `disability cards'...

Japanese Encephalitis Epidemic Kills 15 in Assam

...cephalitis immunisation drive, besides fogging and spraying mosquito repellents to kill the vectors. "Prevention is the best medicine for dealing with Japanese encephalitis," the health official said. (Source: IANS)...

Food Packaging Containing Latex May Trigger an Allergic Reaction

...elf contained around 14ng/ml. One company admitted spraying whole wrappers with latex adhesive, so that they could be sealed with minimum wastage. A spokesperson for the Food Standards Agency, which funded this study, said food-labelling guidelines were designed to avoid restriction of choice due to excess u...

Scientists Develop Non-Toxic, Food Safe Paint

...using on coating artificial turf. They did this by spraying an aqueous solution of calcium chloride (gelling agent), followed by spraying sodium alginate with one per cent red food color (McCormick). The sprayed solutions then combined in...

Another EEE case confirmed in Massachusets Boy

...ugh was included in the Massachusets’ first aerial spraying on August eighth to kill the virus carrying mosquitoes. The boy was probably exposed to the virus after the spraying. The first two people to contract the virus this year in Massachusetts was a 52-year-old Lakeville woman and a 23-year-old man fr...

DDT spraying inside houses permitted by WHO

...e agricultural DDT sprayed outdoors and the indoor spraying of DDT said,' The environmental impact associated with spraying insecticides -- whether it's DDT or other insecticides -- indoors is minimal, it's negligible. This ...

Compost Tea And Safety

...a growth boost, so testing of the final tea before spraying may be necessary to ensure the absence of human pathogens," said Ingram. The complete report can be found at: www.ams.usda.gov/nosb/meetings/ RAS...

Bihar Districts Affected by Black Fever

... had given them a number of suggestions, including spraying of DDT at least twice a year. "As experts we can only suggest ways, but the government seems to lag in implementation." He said the Bihar government had provided free medicine to medical colleges but "how many villagers go to medical colleges? Fr...

India registers 3,000 dengue patients, toll crosses 40

... areas to prevent dengue. Extensive fumigation and spraying of chemicals have contained the spread of chikungunya," H.C. Ramesh, joint director for malaria and falaria, told IANS. Though the health and civic authorities have managed to bring chikungunya under control, with less than 1,000 cases being reporte...

Dengue Death Toll Raises to Six in UP

...ncern for us' said Misra, adding, 'we have ordered spraying of insecticides in all mosquito-prone areas and hope to contain the virus soon.' Source-IANS...

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