dengue fever

Impact
Climate change is partly to blame, but it’s not the whole story.
Healthy Living
Look out for these warning signs.
Impact
“I woke up in the middle of the night as if my body was burning from inside," she said.
Impact
A proactive and integrated approach is important to control dengue Aside from vector control strategies and vaccines, it
Healthy Living
It's spread by the same type of mosquito that spreads Zika virus.
Wellness
So yet again, as a new virus emerges we need to be concerned but not panic. We need to use our knowledge to help overcome our fears.
Impact
The chief executive of SC Johnson says his company wants to fight the virus at its source.
Healthy Living
The state is experiencing its largest dengue outbreak in decades.
Healthy Living
The CDC says the Aloha State has "critical deficiencies" in its ability to fight the virus.
Politics
Consider two people circumnavigating the globe at the equator from the same starting point but moving in opposite directions; the two points furthest apart converge at the end where the journey began; so too here with anti-science zealotry on left and right: They merge together in a bond of extremism. Nowhere can this circle of delusion be seen better than with the emergence of the Zika virus, a mosquito-borne disease that can cause devastating brain damage in newborns.
Politics
Outside of the strange and insular world of extreme right-wing politics, most folks generally recognize the hazards of climate change: deadly heat waves, droughts, more frequent and more severe cyclones, floods, wildfires, catastrophic loss of marine life, and shifts in agricultural productivity.
Healthy Living
A pregnant woman likely acquired the virus in Brazil, causing serious deformities in her newborn.
Politics
Such radical gyrations in the climate are already causing unseen suffering and hardship for countless of the earth's inhabitants. Millions of people have been displaced from their homes or lost their livelihoods as a result of one degree of warming.