Search Tag: vector-borne diseases

Executive Health Management

World Health Day 2014: Preventing Vector-Borne diseases

2014 07 Apr

“Small bite, big threat”More than half the world’s population is at risk from diseases such as malaria, dengue, leishmaniasis, Lyme disease, schistosomiasis, and yellow fever, carried by mosquitoes, flies, ticks, water snails and other vectors. Every year, more than one billion people are infected and more than one million die from vector-borne diseases.This... Read more

Executive Health Management

Bayer Leading Global Public Health Fight Against Vector-Borne Diseases

2014 13 Jan

Special global web conference “One Health” to address zoonotic disease within the veterinary and public health fieldsNearly half of the world’s population is infected with at least one type of vector-borne disease (1). These diseases are transmitted from parasites to animals and humans, and have a significant impact on public health and our global economy.... Read more

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