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Dengue in Delhi

At least 33 cases of dengue have been reported in the national capital this year, according to a civic report released on Monday. Ten fresh cases have been reported in February in the last one week.

Read more at Times of India 

Guillain-Barre Syndrome emerge in Gujarat

Godhra town in Gujarats Panchmahal district has reported 12 cases of Guillain-Barre Syndrome or GBS, a rare disease, a health official said on Thursday. These 12 cases were reported in a span of around a week and the district health administration has started surveillance of the entire Bhuravav area, where they were detected, to find out what led to the disease among locals, Chief District Health Officer CDHO, Dr Meenakshi Chauhan, said.

Read more at Dev Discourse

India ranks #1 globally in 11 neglected tropical diseases

Foodborne illness outbreak at wedding in Rajasthan

Ninety-six people, including children, fell sick after consuming food served at a marriage function in Bikaner district’s Sridungargarh area on Tuesday evening, officials said.

They complained of pain in the abdomen and vomiting after consuming snacks, juice and other items at the function.

They were rushed to a nearby hospital for primary treatment, and nearly 24 of them were later admitted to the PBM Hospital, the officials said.

Read more at NDTV

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