Monday, August 10, 2015

Lights posts next few days.

In my trekking the back alleys getting stuff made in Asia, I caught the mosquito borne Dengue Fever.

It has been many nights of exploring the various ways one can feel miserable so far and prob a few more to come.

By the end of the week, we should be back to the usual mischief and mayhem programming.

Update:  August 8

Back to work this week.  Looks like I escaped relatively easily compared to what it could have been.

More severe illnesses involve bleeding from various body orifices and requiring blood transfusions.

Still it was really bad.  I wont go much into the gory details but the wikipedia page for Dengue fever pretty much covers it. 

Sunday one of my kids came down with it also.  This now makes all the kids and me in the house contracting it along with a substantial number of neighbors.

Dengue fever

Dengue fever, also known as breakbone fever, is a mosquito-borne tropical disease caused by the dengue virus. Symptoms include fever, headache, muscle and joint pains, and a characteristic skin rash that is similar to measles. In a small proportion of cases, the disease develop…