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Recovering from dengue

Aaron Favila, AP

Posted at Aug 08 2019 12:52 PM

Recovering from dengue

A young dengue patient walks inside San Lazaro Hospital in Manila, Philippines on Wednesday. The Department of Health on Tuesday declared the country's outbreak of dengue to be a national epidemic with 146,062 cases of dengue from January through July 20 this year, 98% more than the same period in 2018.