Doctors Patrick Blaise and Bodenmann Genton, from the University of Lausanne state that people need to be aware of the ‘magnitude of the chance’ and take steps to safeguard themselves. Dr. Devendra Mourya of the National Institute of Virology says the existing outbreak appears to be more serious than previous outbreaks, because thus many patients are suffering from complications and deaths have been reported also. The large population is at risk of the condition, especially travellers from regions where in fact the disease is not prevalent.. 77 die from rare tropical disease on island paradise Travellers to an exotic island in the Indian Ocean have already been issued with warnings against a rare tropical disease. Seventy seven people have currently died in Mauritius from the rare chikungunya virus which is definitely carried by mosquitoes.Related StoriesChildren's Memorial Hermann Hospital gives Halloween safety tipsLoyola Medicine, Palos Community Medical center jointly start innovative telemedicine programHeart of the Rockies Regional INFIRMARY selects Aprima EHRThe annual incidence of football-related concussion in the United States is estimated at 300,000 and nearly 47,000 football-related head injuries were serious more than enough to be treated at U.S. Hospital emergency rooms in 2009 2009. While football is certainly a collision sport with unavoidable risks, most severe neurological injuries can be prevented if players, parents and coaches take damage prevention and concussions significantly.