Tag: virus

Why Are There So Many Mosquito-Borne Virus Outbreaks

In the past few decades, outbreaks of multiple mosquito-borne viruses have been popping up throughout North and South America. Some of these viruses are well known to the public, such as Zika, chikungunya, and West Nile, while others such as Eastern equine encephalitis and Mayaro haven’t quite... more
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Brain Infection Spread By Mosquitoes

Second person in Vermont dies of fatal brain infection spread by mosquitoes Published September 19, 2012/Associated Press A second Vermonter has died from the eastern equine encephalitis, a rare and potentially fatal brain infection spread by mosquitoes, Health Department officials confirmed on... more
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