Predicting Dengue Fever in Philippines

In the grips of dengue fever, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and the state weather bureau in the Philippines have launched a study that will enable health authorities to predict dengue outbreaks in the future. Researchers are seeing if there are correlations between weather, rainfall and temperature and outbreaks of dengue and malaria these past years.

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Source: GMA News

Sachiye Day, VERTICES intern.


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