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Delta variant may spread as easily as chickenpox, cause severe infection: Reports

The immediate next step for the agency is to acknowledge the war has changed

30 Jul 2021 12:43 PM

First case of rare monkeypox virus reported in Singapore

Monkeypox, a virus similar to the human smallpox, does not spread easily from person to person, but can in rare cases be fatal.

10 May 2019 12:48 PM

Fever and an itchy, red rash might indicate chickenpox

Senior GP Dr.Hari Kishan Boorugu shares his valuable insight pertaining to the disease with us.

17 Apr 2019 1:14 AM

Chickenpox on the rise with soaring temperatures

Khan said that apart from prolonged fever, such patients also suffer from decreased appetite and develop blisters and rashes.

24 Mar 2018 4:00 AM

Chickenpox, eczema cases on rise in Mumbai, say doctors

The doctors said that high humidity in the air — a whopping 94 per cent — is a good sign.

06 May 2017 3:41 AM


Mumbai sees huge spurt in chickenpox cases, 667 cases in March

Sources at the civic-run Kasturba Hospital said chickenpox patients outnumbered those with other infectious diseases.

12 Apr 2017 1:12 AM