At the same time as persons are battling COVID-19 pandemic and the ever-increasing variety of constructive instances within the metropolis and surrounding districts, medical doctors sound alert about seasonal illnesses with the onset of monsoon.
Wet season is related to water-logging and stagnant water is a breeding floor for mosquitoes that may trigger a bunch of febrile (fever inflicting) diseases resembling malaria, filaria, dengue and chikungunya, says Aftab Ahmed, senior guide doctor at Apollo Hospital, Secunderabad.
Come monsoon, there’s a steep spurt within the variety of these instances and yearly, 1000’s of individuals fall prey to those infections.
Whereas malaria has a particular therapy, dengue and chikungunya are principally handled symptomatically. There is no such thing as a vaccine for these illnesses and thus prevention is the one technique, Dr. Ahmed says. He added that change in climate can precipitate bronchial asthma and sinus issues.
Nonetheless, with regard to COVID-19, it’s not identified how temperature and humidity can affect transmission in India.
The anticipated drop in COVID instances within the State and nation at giant was not witnessed in summer season and one could or could not see the surge in monsoon.