Every year when the rainy season hits our country, Dengue is something that becomes a ‘Hot Topic’ in India. One of the reasons is because of US. There are a lot of preventive measures that can be done which we fail to do. Dengue is a serious disease and it needs to be addressed.
Apollo Pharmacy has come up with Tips & Tricks to prevent dengue: –
1. Use of Neem Oil
Acts as an amazing mosquito repellent. The smell of neem is wonderful to keep away mosquitos.
Mix Coconut Oil along with Neem Oil and this will help to build an effective insecticide.
2. Plant Tulsi in your House
Tulsi plants have an amazing way of keeping away the insects and other viruses. This will help in killing the mosquitos that breed nearby windows.
Tulsi plant can survive even in small pots. Place them in your balconies and nearby windows which are prone to mosquito breeding.
3. Lemon Oil Mix with Eucalyptus Oil
These have antiseptic properties and tend to repel mosquitos. These can be applied to the skin and you can happily stay away from mosquito bites.
4. Burn Camphor in Closed Rooms
Make use of the amazing repellent properties of Camphor. This will ensure that no mosquito or insects enter your house.
Light up camphor candles during the evenings and that is the perfect time to shield your house from deadly mosquitos.
5. Avoid Stagnant Water at Home
Stagnant water are places of mosquito breeding. How can you avoid Stagnant water at home?
Empty the containers which contain water and keep them dry & clean. Majority of the issue is solved by this simple way of keeping the containers dry.
6. Keep your Dustbins Closed
Make sure that you have a dustbin that is closed at home. Not only this, Apollo Pharmacy strongly recommends that you maintain separate dustbins for dry and wet/organic wastes. This will help you in maintaining a healthy atmosphere at home.
Bottom Line: It is in your hands to keep mosquitos causing Dengue away from our homes. Make sure that you follow these tips and protect yourself and your family from dengue. Share with us your thoughts on this Article with us on our Facebook Page and we will be glad to hear you out!