• Florida Aug 20, 2020

    Florida Keys to Release Modified Mosquitoes to Fight Illness

    Sometime next year, genetically modified mosquitoes will be released in the Florida Keys in an effort to combat persistent insect-borne diseases such as Dengue fever and the Zika virus

  • Health Dec 24, 2019

    Two More Cases of Dengue Fever Confirmed in Miami-Dade: DOH

    Two more cases of dengue fever have been confirmed in Miami-Dade, bringing the county’s total of local cases to 14, health officials announced Monday. The two new cases are geographically linked to a travel-related case, according to a statement from the Florida Department of Health. The county remains under a mosquito-borne illness alert. Dengue is spread through the Aedes mosquito, which...

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