After a 60-year hiatus, the mosquito-borne illness dengue fever officially re-established itself there. People infected during a 2010 outbreak in Florida didn't catch the virus abroad but rather got a strain that's unique to Key West, virologists at …
Dengue fever, a viral infection, which causes severe bone ache, flu-like symptoms and in rare cases can be fatal, spreads through the bite of the Aedes aegypti mosquito. This type of mosquito proliferates in urban habitats in water collected in …
Dengue fever may be more than three times more prevalent than current estimates, according to a new report. The study, led by researchers at the University of Oxford in England, estimates there are 390 million dengue infections around the …
The nation on Sunday lost ace filmmaker Yash Chopra to dengue. The epidemic has assumed worrying proportion with cases being reported from across the country. Dengue infection is caused by a virus. It occurs commonly as dengue
Health officials announced on Wednesday that they have detected a case of locally acquired dengue fever in Miami-Dade county, according to the Florida Health Department. Dengue fever is a viral disease that is mainly spread by the …
Last week, health officials announced that a New York man had contracted dengue fever – an infectious disease found …
Meanwhile, Florida officials now report 115 cases of locally acquired Zika. In addition to the continuing spread of the Zika virus in the state, Florida is now contending with new cases of a tropical disease killer. There are now reports that a …
Dengue is transmitted by several species of mosquito within the genus Aedes, principally A aegypti. Zee Media Bureau/Salome Phelamei Dengue fever, one of the most common diseases in India, is a mosquito-borne tropical …
The Hawaii Department of Health confirmed four new cases of dengue fever on the Big Island on Friday, bringing the number of locally acquired cases to 23 since late last month. Dengue fever, a viral illness spread by mosquitoes, is …
NEW DELHI — An epidemic of dengue fever in India is fostering a growing sense of alarm even as government officials here have publicly refused to acknowledge the scope of a problem that experts say is threatening hundreds of millions …