US Approves GMO Mosquito Test, But No Release ImminentThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration gave its final approval Friday for a field trial releasing genetically modified mosquitoes in the Florida Keys.
Florida Pushes For Zika Funding Amid Preps Federal funding is needed to keep up efforts to contain mosquitoes that carry the Zika virus, according to Florida mosquito control officials.
Health Officials: Tourist Contracted Dengue In Key WestA tourist contracted dengue fever while visiting Key West, according to Florida health officials.
Preventing Zika's Spread Without ChemicalsHealth officials are asking everyone to be proactive against mosquitoes because of the potential spread of the Zika virus.
Miami-Dade Fights Mosquitoes With Aerial SprayingAre the mosquitoes bugging you? Depending on where you live, you may get a break thanks to aerial spraying for blood-suckers.
Top 6 Mosquito Repellent Plants To Keep Pests AwaySummer means it’s time to fire up the grill and invite friends over for a barbecue, but it seems like unexpected guests always crash the party. No, not your in-laws — we’re talking about pesky bugs
Millions Of GMO Insects Could Be Released In Florida KeysMillions of genetically modified mosquitoes could be released in the Florida Keys if British researchers win approval to use the bugs against two extremely painful viral diseases.
3 New Cases Of Dengue Fever In Miami-DadeThose pesky mosquitoes in South Florida are causing more problems. Health officials have issued a mosquito-borne disease alert for Miami-Dade County after confirming three more cases of locally acquired dengue fever.
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.
Air Force Joins Effort To Reduce Mosquito-Borne Illnesses The Air Force is joining in the efforts to help control mosquito borne illnesses bugging South Florida.
Miami-Dade & Air Force Partner To Reduce Mosquito InfestationMiami-Dade County has partnered with the Air Force Reserve to help reduce the infestation of mosquitoes in the area by aerial spraying.
Which Mosquito Repellents Actually Work?Summer time in South Florida means brilliant sunshine, afternoon thunderstorms and lots and lots of mosquitoes. There are plenty of sprays, candles, and other treatments out there but which ones actually work?