Hyderabad: Data says Swine flu hits twice a year
Thursday, October 25, 2018, 8:05 AM
Swine flu peaks twice a year according to data collected by the government and the rate of fatalities has been highest in women in the 15-44 year age group. The number of cases peak in the winter months and have a second cycle in July-August, according to data observed since 2015. Maximum number of cases have been recorded from Malakpet and Dabeerpura cluster.
Zika cases touch 109 in Jaipur
Saturday, October 20, 2018, 7:25 AM
Nearly a month has passed when the first Zika case reported in Jaipur. The mosquito-borne disease though still is largely contained in the Shastri Nagar area, a few cases have been reported from nearby areas. According to health department officials, 109 cases of Zika have been confirmed in Jaipur, of these 91 have been reported to be infection free after treatment.