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DHF mosquitoes breed in the rainy season, prevent this


GenPI.co – Cases of Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF) are said to increase along with the change of seasons each year. DHF can cause serious bleeding, a sudden drop in blood pressure that can lead to death.

For this reason, it is necessary to take preventive steps from upstream to downstream. This step is often referred to as the Eradication of Mosquito Nests (PSN) 3M Plus.

The first step of PSN is draining, which is cleaning the water reservoir at home. Second, closing water reservoirs tightly, and thirdly recycling used goods that have the potential to become breeding grounds for mosquitoes that transmit dengue fever.

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Then proceed with 3M Plus which means all forms of prevention activities such as sprinkling larvicide powder on water reservoirs that are difficult to clean.

Then use mosquito repellent or mosquito repellent, use mosquito nets while sleeping, keep fish that prey on mosquito larvae, plant mosquito repellent plants, and regulate light and ventilation in the house.

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Also avoid the habit of hanging clothes in the house which can be a resting place for mosquitoes.

After all that was done, then ended with fogging or fumigation as a support program after the PSN 3M Plus was carried out as a whole.

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This fogging aims to kill adult mosquitoes, because the larvae die after the PSN 3 M Plus is run.

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