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Rising global threat of dengue | Pacific Beat

Rising global threat of dengue

Rising global threat of dengue

Updated 28 January 2013, 9:42 AEDT

Over the past three weeks in Singapore the number of dengue fever cases has sharply increased.

Last year in the United States, there was a 70 % increase in the number of reported cases alone. In today's program we assess the potential risk for the Pacific.

Presenter: Geraldine Coutts

Speaker: Dr Robert Quigley, Medical Director, International SOS for the Americas

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