The Dengue Panic
For months, the newspaper headlines screamed detailed details how Dengue was killing people, across ages. This induced more panic to the already panic-struck media worshippers. (Phew! Thankfully the media folks slowly have shifted their focus now to Narendra Modiji, comprehending Dengue has gathered its own "Popularity", its own way!)
Being a mother of 3 children (Yes! You read it right!!!), I try to be vigilant about their safety and well-being, with whatever information I have gathered from my mother, mother-in-law, Facebook posts, Whatsapp forwards, my friends...and mostly Google! (The mother of all mothers!!!)
My youngest child's abrupt “Fever and Sick Leave-Back to School-Fever and Sick Leave” pattern repeating for 3 consecutive times left me confused and worried, whether the “New-school-phobia” was inducing sickness or was it something else...