Cambodia eliminates lymphatic filariasis: WHO World

Cambodia eliminates lymphatic filariasis: WHO

The World Health Orgnisation (WHO) granted a decision to Cambodia recognising that the country had eliminated lymphatic filariasis, also known as elephantiasis, as a public health problem.
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Dengue fever cases increase in southern region

Hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City over the last few weeks received nearly 150 people infected with dengue fever every day, a two-fold increase compared to the figure in July, according to the city's Preventive Medicine Centre.
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Singapore sees worst dengue epidemic this year

Singapore is going through its worst dengue epidemic this year, with the total number of people falling ill from the mosquito-borne disease reaching 20,115 as of Nov.20 afternoon.