Study: Taking Cat, Dog Flea Drugs Could Protect Humans Against MosquitoesTaking the same well-known flea drugs commonly given to dogs and cats could protect humans against mosquitoes carrying malaria, Zika, and other diseases, a new study suggests.
Broward Mosquito Control Planning To Spray Larvacide For Two WeeksFor the next two weeks, Broward Mosquito control workers will be spraying larvicide in neighborhoods in central Broward.
Illnesses From Mosquito, Tick, And Flea Bites Increasing In USThere’s a new warning about the increasing spread of mosquito, tick and flea-borne illnesses.
Lab-Bred, Bacteria-Infected Mosquitoes To Be Used To Help Combat ZikaThousands of bacteria-infected mosquitoes will be flying near Miami to test a new way to suppress insects that carry Zika and other viruses.
Drug Used To Treat Malaria Could Help Fight Zika's Damaging EffectsA drug used to prevent and treat malaria could also help fight the Zika virus.
Locally-Transmitted Case Of Zika Found In Miami-Dade CountyHealth officials have confirmed a locally transmitted case of the Zika virus in Miami-Dade County.
1st Sexually Transmitted Zika Case Confirmed In Miami-DadeFlorida health officials are reporting the first sexually transmitted case of Zika in Miami-Dade County.
First Local Zika Infection Of 2017 Confirmed In FloridaThe Zika virus has returned to Florida. State health officials are reporting the first case this year in the state of Florida transmitted by a local mosquito.
Researchers At UM Miller School Of Medicine Make Zika BreakthroughEncouraging news in the fight against the Zika virus.
Florida Now Has 1st Sexually-Transmitted Zika Case Of 2017Florida now has its first sexually transmitted Zika case of 2017, health officials said Tuesday.
Zika Cases On The RiseIn the last week, there have been six additional cases of the Zika virus confirmed in the state, bringing the total to 113 in 2017.
Crews Spraying Around The Clock After A Billion Mosquitoes Blown In By StormsAll the rain – and storms that go with it – is making mosquito season almost unbearable.