Dengue (pronounced DENgee) fever is a painful, debilitating mosquito-borne disease caused by any one of four closely related dengue viruses.

In light of the recent outbreak of dengue fever in Belize, Health Alerts brings to light ways to combat falling prey to the disease.

Joining us in studio is Dr. Kiri Bridgewater to outline the signs and symptoms of Dengue and how its prevention is necessary.