Dengue Fever is the constant fear factor in India in Many parts. It has spread over many states and no immediate sign of stopping. This year it is worse than ever.

What is dengue fever and what causes it?

Dengue fever is caused by any one of four types of dengue viruses spread by mosquitoes that thrive in and near human lodgings. When a mosquito bites a person infected with a dengue virus, the virus enters the mosquito. When the infected mosquito then bites another person, the virus enters that person’s bloodstream.

What are the 4 types of dengue virus?

The Dengue Serotypes- Dengue infections are caused by four closely related viruses named DEN-1, DEN-2, DEN-3, and DEN-4. These four viruses are called serotypes because each has different interactions with the antibodies in human blood serum.

Symptoms of dengue fever

So Having a Little First hand knowledge about Dengue Fever will Certainly be good.

Dengue Fever-When a mosquito carrying dengue fever virus bites a healthy human, the virus travels in the blood stream and then starts multiplying itself in the whole body. Dengue fever is not contagious.

Main symptoms of dengue fever :-

1.Dengue fever usually starts suddenly with a rapidly climbing high fever, that’s why the temperature in dengue fever is called a ‘saddleback’ type temperature.
2.severe headaches.
3.Retro-orbital pain behind the eye.
4.nausea & vomiting.
5.loss of appetite.
6.rashes develop on the feet or legs 3 to 4 days after the beginning of the fever.
7.Swelling and pain in muscles and joints.
8.The joint pain in the body has given dengue fever the name that is “breakbone fever”.The common symptoms of dengue fever may go in around 10 days, but complete recovery from dengue fever can take more than a month.

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What is the first sign of dengue fever?

Dengue fever facts- Symptoms of dengue fever include severe joint and muscle pain, swollen lymph nodes, headache, fever, exhaustion, and rash. The presence of fever, rash, and headache (the “dengue triad”) is characteristic of dengue fever.

What are the stages of dengue fever?

The course of infection is divided into three phases: febrile, critical, and recovery. The febrile phase involves high fever, potentially over 40 °C (104 °F), and is associated with generalized pain and a headache; this usually lasts two to seven days. Nausea and vomiting may also occur.

How to Cure Dengue Fever

A Ayurveda Remedy-“Having juice made of giloy, aloe vera, papaya leaves and pomegranate not only increases platelet count but also increases overall immunity of the body… having goat or cow milk slightly help as well, but in case of their non- availability, one need not worry,” Forwarded by Baba Ramdev.

is papaya leaf Juice a Authentic cure to treat Dengue Fever?

Many health experts suggest papaya leaf juice as an effective remedy to treat dengue fever. They transmit the disease into our blood and cause high fever, skin rash and decrease in platelet count. Papaya leaf is rich in enzymes like papain and chymopapain, which aid digestion, prevent bloating and other digestive disorders.

30ml of fresh papaya leaf juice helps in increasing the platelet count and, therefore, in the treatment of dengue. The extract from papaya leaf helps in reducing the symptoms of dengue.

How many times papaya leaf juice for dengue?

One leaf of papaya gives about one tablespoon of juice, which is quite bitter in taste. Two tablespoons of papaya leaf juice are given to dengue patient three times per day after every 6 hours interval.

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How To Use Papaya Leaves To Treat Dengue Patients

Papaya leaf juice is being used as treatment for dengue patients in order to increase the platelets count as well as the WBC count. Being considered as one of the healthiest fruits, papaya helps in curing many diseases. Not only the pulp but its leaves contain many healing properties.

Its leaves are well-known to increase the platelet count and are also enriched with anti-malarial properties, making it the best home remedy to fight against dengue fever and other illnesses.

Source- https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3614241/

What is the best treatment for dengue fever?

Treatment for Dengue Fever

It is been said that There is no specific medicine to treat dengue infection. If you think you may have dengue fever, you should use pain relievers with acetaminophen and avoid medicines with aspirin, which could worsen bleeding. You should also rest, drink plenty of fluids, and see your doctor.