Bangladesh Grapples with Its Worst Dengue Outbreak on Record

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Bangladesh Grapples with Its Worst Dengue Outbreak on Record

Bangladesh Grapples with Its Worst Dengue Outbreak on Record

Bangladesh is currently facing one of the most severe dengue outbreaks in its history, prompting global concern and action. Since the outbreak’s onset in April, the country has reported over 135,000 cases of dengue fever, with a staggering death toll of 650. This alarming situation has placed immense pressure on Bangladesh’s healthcare system, drawing the attention of the World Health Organization (WHO) and international health experts. Despite challenges, efforts are underway to combat the outbreak, protect public health, and understand the role of climate change in the spread of mosquito-borne diseases.

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