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Mosquito Infections You Need To Know About In the Columbia SC Area

Mosquitoes bring some nasty infections with them.  The little buggers are also found in every state in the US, from Alaska to Florida.  Worldwide, they thrive in every climate whether hot or cold.  741 more words

Asian Tiger Mosquito

First Chikungunya case acquired in the United States reported in Florida

Seven months after the mosquito-borne virus chikungunya was recognized in the Western Hemisphere, the first locally acquired case of the disease has surfaced in the continental United States. 719 more words


Chikungunya Is Still Making Its Mark In The US

In December 2013, the first case of Chikungunya was reported in the Western Hemisphere in the Caribbean island nation of St. Martin.  Within 7 months, more than 100,000 cases were reported in 21 Caribbean countries.  572 more words

Mosquito-borne Diseases