You walk into any of the hospitals or any small clinics in your vicinity at this moment, and you can witness a series of patients coming in with complaints of dengue fever or dengue fever like symptoms.
And mind you, this is not just this year. It is one of the most common diseases that affect people every year during the monsoon season. Dengue affects all age groups of people; however, those with low immunity levels are among the worst affected.
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When the rain water gets collected, it gives a perfect place for the mosquitoes and other insects to breed and thus their number multiplies. Dengue is a mosquito-borne viral infection transmitted by the female mosquito, Aedes aegypti.
Those affected with dengue will have high fever along with severe body and joint pain.
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If not taken care of on time it might lead to severe dengue haemorrhagic fever, dengue shock syndrome and a continuous fall in the level of blood platelets.
Here are 10 home remedies which actually work and are effective to treat dengue fever. Take a look.
1. Neem Leaves:
Take a few neem leaves and boil them properly. Allow the mixture to cool and keep sipping it throughout the day. This helps in boosting the immunity level and increases the blood platelet level.
2. Guava juice:
Take a tea spoon of honey, mix it well with guava juice and then drink it once in a day. This helps to cure dengue.
Drink lots of water, as this helps to keep your body hydrated. This also helps to remove the toxins and prevents the virus from affecting the body.
Take fenugreek powder, mix it with water and then drink it. This helps in reducing the fever, provides a calming effect and enables you to get a good sleep.
Take a few basil leaves and just chew them. This helps in boosting immunity and prevents any kind of viral infections.
6. Aloe vera juice:
Aloe vera juice helps to increase the amino acid and blood platelet levels which generally go down when one is affected with dengue fever.
Amla is rich in vitamin C. When taken in the form of juice as well as fruit, it helps in building up the immunity level and cures dengue.
Turmeric is a natural antioxidant. Take half a teaspoon of turmeric, mix it well with warm milk and then drink it. It helps in boosting the immunity level as well as removes toxins from the body.
9. Papaya Leaves:
Take tender papaya leaves, grind them and then strain the juice. Take a teaspoon of this juice everyday. This helps to increase the blood platelet level.
10. Pomegranate juice:
Rich in antioxidants, pomegranate helps to increase the immunity level and the blood platelet level as well. Drinking pomegranate juice once or twice a day helps in curing dengue.