Health Officials: Tourist Contracted Dengue In Key WestA tourist contracted dengue fever while visiting Key West, according to Florida health officials.
FIU Expert Joins Ebola War In AfricaAn infectious disease expert from Florida International University who was asked to join an international team of experts working to contain an outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa left Miami on Thursday for Nigeria to work with a World Health Organization outbreak alert and response team.
Miami-Dade Fights War Against Mosquitoes With Aerial SprayingSouth Florida remains under attack from mosquitoes and Thursday night, Miami-Dade County will fire the next shot in the war against these pesky critters.
FIU Expert To Join Ebola War In AfricaAn infectious disease expert from Florida International University has been summoned to join the battle against the Ebola epidemic in Africa. Dr. Aileen Marty was officially called to action Wednesday by the World Health Organization (WHO). It is expected she will be flying overseas within the next few days to join in the effort to contain the outbreak that has killed upwards of 1,000 people, including scores of health care providers.
Miami-Dade Fights War Against Mosquitoes With Aerial Spraying South Florida is under attack from mosquitoes but Miami-Dade County is about to fire the next shot in the war against these pesky critters.
Time To Be On The Look-Out For Mosquitoes The rainy season has started in South Florida and the threat for mosquitoes is growing.
Dengue Fever Advisory For Two Central Florida CountiesIf you are planning to head to up the coast, you may want to pack some bug spray.
Dengue Epidemic Declared In Puerto RicoThe government of Puerto Rico has acknowledged and declared a dengue epidemic on the Caribbean island nation after more than 4,000 people have been infected by different strains of the disease.
Miami-Dade Health Dept. Confirms 1st Dengue Fever Case Miami-Dade County Health Department officials confirmed Thursday that a Miami-Dade resident has contracted Dengue Fever.
Alert Issued After 2nd Dengue Case In Palm Beach Co.A second confirmed case of Dengue fever has prompted health officials in Palm Beach County to raise their current threat advisory to an alert.
M-D Health Dept. Confirms Dengue Fever CaseMiami-Dade County Health Department officials confirmed Wednesday that a Miami-Dade resident has contracted Dengue Fever.
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