Canine rabies continue to exist in 87 countries or territories of the world and this accounts for 99% of all human rabies cases.
Rabies is Zoonotic problem of considerable magnitude in India, with an estimated human mortality of 25,000 (actual figure may be 50,000) a year while 3 million people receive post exposure prophylaxis each year. Incidence of rabies in animals is of far greater magnitude than among human, the true extent of which is unknown.
Expert's Advice on Typhoid
Typhoid: Protection and purification of drinking water supplies, improvement of basic sanitation, and promotion of food hygiene are essential measures to interrupt transmission of typhoid fever. read more…