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Mosquito Bite

CDC Issues Travel Warning About Miami Neighborhood With Local Zika Spread

Reuters | Anna Almendrala | Posted 08.02.2016 | Healthy Living

By Julie Steenhuysen and Bill BerkrotCHICAGO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. health officials on Monday recommended pregnant women avoid traveling to a 1-sq...

Hawaii Baby Contracts The First Case Of Zika Virus In The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Chloe Fox | Posted 01.16.2016 | Healthy Living

HONOLULU -- Hawaii and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials confirmed Friday that a mother and newborn baby on the island of Oahu...

Woman Loses Vision After Mosquito Bite Transmits Chikungunya Fever

LiveScience.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 08.10.2015 | Healthy Living

By: Laura Geggel Published: 08/10/2015 10:38 AM EDT on LiveScience A woman who caught chikungunya fever while vacationing in the Caribbean wound up lo...

WATCH: What Happens Inside Your Body When Mosquito Bites

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 08.07.2013 | Science

Almost everyone has gotten up close and personal with a pestering mosquito at least once in his life. But few of us have ever come this close. In a...

Does Your Favorite Mosquito Bite Remedy Really Work?

Posted 06.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Earlier this week, we highlighted a number of natural ways to treat mosquito bites. You had so many suggestions for remedies we left off our list t...

14 Natural Ways To Treat Mosquito Bites

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 06.20.2012 | Healthy Living

Mosquitoes can carry life-threatening diseases, but for many people, torturous itchiness feels like more of a threat. While there are plenty of way...

Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Could Dramatically Reduce Spread Of Malaria

Posted 06.21.2011 | Home

Scientists working on malaria have found a way of genetically manipulating large populations of mosquitoes that could eventually dramatically reduce t...