The so-called "Friendly" insects, designed to naturally suppress yellow fever mosquito numbers in the U.S., have been approved for release in the Florida Keys.
We're totally unprepared to address what comes next.
You aren't imagining it. Here's what really attracts the little biters—and how best to avoid becoming their next meal.
Dengue is transmitted primarily by the Aedes aegypti mosquito, the same mosquito that transmits West Nile virus, Zika and
The Zika threat is causing great concern at the Rio Olympics, with some athletes having chosen to avoid the Games altogether rather than risk infection. But among the measures being taken around the world to combat this danger, one is notably absent: the use of DDT.
And one you might not know about.
With summer in full swing, increasing concerns about the spread of the Zika virus in the United States are raining on our
They left for a seven-week break without passing funding to deal with the crisis. Now what?
More than 3,600 people in the U.S. and its territories have already been diagnosed with the disease.