• Radioactive Waste Managment
    GM mosquitoes to fight dengue fever Thu, 27 January 2011 KUALA LUMPUR — Malaysia has released 6,000 genetically modified mosquitoes designed to combat dengue fever, in a landmark trial slammed yesterday by environmentalists who say the experiment is unsafe. In the first experiment of its kind in Asia...
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  • Biology Term Paper- Global Warming
    DATA RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS OF THE “CURBING GLOBAL WARMING” A Research Paper presented to Mrs. Erlinda B. Padilla Faculty, College Department , La Consolacion College Tanauan In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements in the subject Biological Science By: Carandang, Ma.Bernadette...
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  • Research Paper
    heat stress, heatstroke, cardiovascular disease, and kidney disease. * Infectious Disease: Climate change affects patterns of diseases such as dengue fever, West Nile virus, and Lyme disease. Increasing temperatures and rainfall have been associated with increased occurrence and transmission of insect-borne...
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  • Global Warming
    Earth is getting hotter – and fast. The real questions are: How much of the warming is our fault, and are we willing to slow down the meltdown by curbing our insatiable appetite for fossil fuels?” Many scientists believe that gases in the air are causing Earth's climate to become gradually...
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  • Global Warming
    warming------------------------------------------------------------10 (e) Major effects of global warming on agriculture-------------------------------------------------10 5. Ways to prevent global warming – Major preventive measures-------------------------------11 6. Agricultural impacts on global warming----------------------------------------------------------12 ...
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  • Will Going Green Help Save Our Planet
    Earth is getting hotter – and fast. The real questions are: How much of the warming is our fault, and are we willing to slow down the meltdown by curbing our insatiable appetite for fossil fuels?” (Appenzeller & Dimick, 2004). Since the Industrial revolution in the mid 1700’s, there has...
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  • Climate Change and Weather
    enough, women are usually responsible for children and relatives and in extreme conditions; they have the added burden of moving everyone out of harm’s way.  Furthermore, they face social, economic and political barriers that limit their coping capacity. Women and men in rural areas in developing countries...
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  • Ban of Plastic Bags in Pasay City: an Assessment
    Less flooding will be experience in Pasay City. Environment. With the ban, the natural ecological balance is maintained. Health. Fewer cases of Dengue are recorded prior to having a cleaner environment. Future Researchers. This study may provide new insights in question of new knowledge that will...
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  • A Run for Your Money
    The country’s state may be weak, but its private companies are strong Sep 30th 2010 HORRIBLE toilets. Stagnant puddles buzzing with dengue-spreading mosquitoes. Collapsing masonry. Lax security. A terrorist attack. India’s preparations for the 72-nation Commonwealth games, which are scheduled...
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  • Reasearch
    to those in other countries are considered cost effective and there is a price control on 78 essential drugs. Budgetary constraints do come in the way of essential drug availability in the public sector. Work is in progress to bring out a compendium on the rational use of essential drugs. 4.5 ...
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  • Chapter 1
    Effectiveness of Tawa-Tawa as a cure for dengue patients: A Study Group 8: Maria Angelica H. Dimaandal Grandeson Nino Comia Michael Baculo CHAPTER 1 THE PROBLEM AND ITS BACKGROUND Introduction Life at its best will turn the other way around. We never know what will happen in...
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  • Dengue Awareness in Capiz
    Knowledge and Preventive Practices toward Dengue Fever among Dumalag Central National High School Students Ronald Oquendo Jr. Chapter 1 Introduction to the Study Chapter One is divided into five parts: (1) Background and Theoretical Framework of the Study, (2) Statement of the...
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  • Knowledge
    Common symptoms of dengue fever may include 1. Vomiting 2. Internal bleeding in from various part of body 3. Coffee ground vomiting 4. High fever Dengue Fever In Pakistan – Dengue Ka Bukhar Dengue virus hit Lahore a week before and still now more 465 patients are admitted in the...
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  • Dengue Fever
    Running head: DENGUE FEVER 1 Dengue Fever South Mountain Community College DENGUE FEVER 2 Abstract The disease Dengue fever is caused by a family of viruses that are transmitted by Aedes mosquitos of the family Flaviviridae and...
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  • Dengue Fever
    Dengue fever, also known as breakbone fever, is a mosquito-borne infection that causes a severe flu-like illness. There are four different viruses that can cause denguefever, all of which spread by a certain type of mosquito. Dengue can vary from mild to severe; the more severe forms include dengue shock...
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  • Dengue Fever
    What is dengue fever? Dengue fever is a disease caused by a family of viruses that are transmitted by mosquitoes. It is an acute illness of sudden onset that usually follows a benign course with symptoms such as headache, fever, exhaustion, severe muscle and joint pain, swollen glands (lymphadenopathy)...
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  • Student
    KARACHI: The recent outbreak of dengue fever confirmed the presence of all four types of dengue viral infections in Pakistan. Experts also warned that dengue could spread severely throughout the country as it has in the province of Punjab. This was stated by Dr. Javed Akram, the Head of Jinnah Hospital...
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  • My Docs.
      What must be done to prevent Dengue Fever? There are various ways to prevent Dengue Fever: * Ensure that there are no mosquito breeding grounds * Discard containers that can hold water * Ensure that water tanks, rainwater catchment containers are covered with lids * Ensure...
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  • Dengue Fever
    INTRODUCTION Dengue fever Dengue fever (UK /ˈdɛŋɡeɪ/ or US /ˈdɛŋɡiː/), also known as breakbone fever, is an infectious tropical diseasecaused by the dengue virus. Symptoms include fever,headache, muscle and joint pains, and a characteristicskin rash that is similar to measles. In a small proportion...
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  • Term Paper
    and teachers Week 02: 08 to 12 July 2012 Theme: Dengue and Chikungunya Preparedness Objective • To reduce the number of school children contracting Dengue and Chikungunya by: o Educating the Maldivian student population on prevention against Dengue and Chikungunya at an individual level o Enabling...
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