Why Can't We Get Rid Of Dengue?

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Talking Point 2020/2021:

Ep 20: Why Can't We Get Rid Of Dengue?

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As Singapore grapples with the Covid-19 pandemic, another killer is on the loose: Dengue. In the first 8 months of the year we have recorded more than twenty-six thousand cases of dengue fever, our highest ever. 20 people have died so far, the youngest only 25 years old. Why is there a spike in dengue cases? And how is Singapore fighting back?

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