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Just how worried should Singapore be about the Zika outbreak?

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

Singapore’s strong and sweeping reaction to the advent of Zika has taken some by surprise.

After all, the authorities have been saying for some time that it is inevitable Zika would come to Singapore and eventually become endemic, like dengue has here. 668 kata lagi

Current Affairs

Not a Mellow Yellow: Smoothies Linked to Hepatitis Outbreak

According to the AP, smoothie franchise locations in Virginia are considered the source of a hepatitis outbreak link to strawberries in smoothies. Centers for Disease Control expects more such outbreaks as the strawberries that were used at the locations in Virginia were probably used at other locations throughout the state and possibly the country. 119 kata lagi


It's a Chicken Week

Celebrating Sri Krishna Jayanti by watching TV whole day is a boring way of celebrating it and TV is not worth watching during weekdays. The only exciting thought was that next day is Friday.So,last Friday I came back home with full of joy and romance only to see a blister on my stomach. 513 kata lagi

My Thoughts & Views

Harlequin Baby

“On Thursday, April the 5th, 1750, I went to see a most deplorable object of a child, born the night before of one Mary Evans in ‘Chas’town. 387 kata lagi


What happens in mumps, exactly?

What is it?

Mumps is a viral infection. It first causes more general symptoms like fever, muscle pain, headache, and fatigue, but later it can lead to a painful and visible swelling of one or both parotid glands. 458 kata lagi