Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Will Be Released In Florida Keys To Combat Dengue, ZikaA plan is in the works to release genetically modified mosquitoes in the Florida Keys to fight insect-borne diseases like Zika virus and Dengue fever.
Zika Cases In Florida At 93 So Far This YearAs the end of the year approaches, Florida has reported 93 cases of the mosquito-borne Zika virus in 2018, according to numbers posted Monday on the state Department of Health website.
Zika Cases In Florida Climb To 84With most of the cases concentrated in Southwest and Southeast Florida, the state has received reports of at least 84 cases of the mosquito-borne Zika virus this year, according to the Florida Department of Health website.
Florida Zika Cases Rise; Baby Born With 'Syndrome’The number of reported Zika cases in Florida this year has increased to 80
Zika Cases Continue Slow Increase In Florida Florida has had 72 reported cases of the mosquito-borne Zika virus this year, with the number of cases continuing a gradual increase, according to information posted on the state Department of Health website.
Zika Cases Continue Inching Up In FloridaFlorida has had 66 reported cases of the mosquito-borne Zika virus this year, according to information posted on the state Department of Health website.
Florida Department Of Health Reports 62 Zika CasesThe 62 total is as of Aug. 13 and represents an increase of three cases since the department posted July numbers.
Florida Has Seen 59 Zika Cases This YearWhile the number is down from the past two years, Florida has had 59 reported cases of the mosquito-borne Zika virus in 2018.
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.