Tag Archives: Mosquitoes

Dengue Fever Alert in Florida Issued

A Dengue Fever alert has been issued in Palm Beach County, Florida after as second case was discovered. They have been several other cases throughout Florida in recent months. Dengue fever is an infectious disease carried by mosquitoes and caused … Continue reading

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West Nile Virus Found in Several States

I have been reading recent reports of West Nile Virus in various states and deaths caused from it recently. You can see the dark green highlights in this map from the CDC. Health departments around the country are urging residents to take … Continue reading

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Cases of Severe West Nile Virus Increased

By Ken Buben, President, FancyScrubs.com West Nile Virus According to the CDC severe cases of West Nile Virus rose last year.  Of the 1021 cases in 2010 – 629 were of the severe form of this disease. The severe symptoms can include … Continue reading

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