mosquitoes

Mosquito bite to the neck
WWJ News
September 17, 2019 - 4:27 pm
The new cases expand the geographic area affected by human EEE cases to include Barry, Cass and Van Buren counties, along with previously identified cases in Kalamazoo and Berrien counties.
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WWJ News
September 06, 2019 - 7:39 pm
The best way to prevent eastern equine encephalitis is to take personal precautions to avoid mosquito bites.
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Mosquito bite to the neck
WWJ News
August 26, 2019 - 5:17 pm
“Mosquito-borne diseases can cause long-term health effects in people and even death,” said Dr. Mary Grace Stobierski, MDHHS state public health veterinarian and manager of the Zoonotic and Emerging Infectious Diseases Section.
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This July 13, 2019 photo provided by Guangzhou Wolbaki Biotech shows male Aedes albopictus mosquitoes in a container at the company's lab in Guangzhou, China, prepared for release. Researchers zapped the insects with a small dose of radiation and infected them with a virus-fighting bacterium called Wolbachia. Males and female mosquitoes with different types of Wolbachia won’t have young that survive. So researchers intentionally infect males with a strain not found in the area and then release the insects. (Guangzhou Wolbaki Biotech via AP)
July 18, 2019 - 7:37 am
The invasive bugs can spread dengue fever, Zika and other diseases.
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Dr. Deanna Lites
August 27, 2018 - 2:23 pm
It's the second reported death from West Nile virus in Michigan this year.
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June 30, 2018 - 12:09 pm
Residents are urged to protect themselves from mosquito bites.
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June 08, 2018 - 7:00 pm
About one in 150 people suffer serious illness, such as Encephalitis or meningitis, which may result in death.
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May 07, 2018 - 12:25 pm
As mosquito season arrives, new stats show Detroit has narrowly avoided a top 10 spot when it comes to bites.
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