UAE health ministry issues guidelines to prevent dengue fever

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Dubai: The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has issued guidelines on how to prevent dengue fever, sharing tips for curbing the spread of mosquitoes at construction sites and industrial areas, how to avoid getting bitten by the mosquitoes that carry the virus, and measures to be taken if someone gets infected.

Over the past few days, MoHAP took to social media to share the guidelines and tips.

To effectively prevent mosquito infestations and dengue fever in industrial and construction sites, as well as in residential areas, it is important to implement comprehensive strategies, MoHAP noted.

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