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The Zika Virus - Here Are The Facts

Everyone knows how annoying and painful mosquitoes can be. If you’ve heard about the Zika virus and are wondering what it is and whether you are at risk, you’re not alone. 455 more words

Insects

UPDATE: Old Malathion could make its way back to Winnipeg air

WINNIPEG — Just hours after The City of Winnipeg told residents they would not be using mosquito-killing malathion to fog the city, a change in plans again. 184 more words

Health

Avoid the Zika Virus if You're Pregnant (or Anyone Else)

It is my expert medical opinion that this whole Zika virus thing? Not good. Yesterday morning I saw this promoted NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene tweet… 515 more words

The Influence of Climate Change on global distributions of Dengue and Chikungunya Vector Species

by Kaylee Anderson

The global distribution of human cases of dengue and other mosquito-transmitted disease presents a serious health problem, especially considering the diseases have spread significantly in recent years. 356 more words

Climate Change

Florida Mosquitoes Are Being Tested For Zika

(MIAMI) — Florida health officials have trapped mosquitoes in an area of Miami-Dade County and are testing them for Zika to confirm whether a woman with the virus could be the first person infected directly by a mosquito bite in the continental United States. 708 more words

Florida health officials probe 1st possible Zika case from Miami mosquito bite

MIAMI – Florida health officials have trapped mosquitoes in an area of Miami-Dade County and are testing them for Zika to confirm whether a woman with the virus could be the first person infected directly by a mosquito bite in the continental United States. 730 more words

World