As stated above, reinfections can be riskier for those who have battled an infection from previous serotypes, or over an age, or have concerning comorbidities. However, the best ways to prevent a dengue infection through and through remain on enforcing protective norms, when the season swells. Apart from building good immunity and following proper lifestyle modifications, ensure that you:
-Clean and disinfect standing water sources and avoid water stagnation.
-Replace water in pots, stands, bird feeders every day.
-Try and wear full sleeved clothes to avoid exposing yourself to mosquitoes
-Make use of mosquito repellants
-Use essential oils, repellants, sprays and nets to avoid mosquitoes at home