The wet season is always associated with a higher incidence of dengue fever. Right now Central Java, including the place Ika is from, Semarang, has more than its fair share of the disease. Here’s more from the Jakarta Post.
Illness an occasional fact of life in Bali. This weekend Ika has been down with a fever. She has a massive headache, fever interspersed with chills. Strangely her sister is down with something as well. Many illnesses share similar symptoms, so its anyone’s guess what her problem is. In any […]
Wet season in Bali means hot humid weather, flooded streets and puddles. Ideal conditions for mosquitoes (nyamuk) to breed and spread disease.
Dengue Fever is one of the tropical diseases that exists in Bali and a recent Jakarta Post article discusses its life cycle and symptoms.