The mosquitoes that spread eastern equine encephalitis like to feed at dusk, prompting a call from some health officials to stay inside. Cases of a deadly mosquito-borne virus called EEE have prompted
A Michigan man’s life was tragically cut short last month after he contracted a rare virus from a mosquito that ultimately left him brain dead within nine days. Gregg McChesney of Kalamazoo County died
SOUROUKOUDINGA, Burkina Faso (Reuters) - Scientists in Burkina Faso have deployed a new weapon in the fight against malaria, and waded into a thorny bioethics debate, by letting loose thousands of genetically
Rhode Island girl, 6, nearly dies after contracting rare mosquito-borne EEE virus: 'We could have lost her'
A young Rhode Island girl narrowly escaped death after contracting the rare and potentially deadly Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, her family says. Late last month, 6-year-old Star Jackman, of
NEW YORK (AP) — The number of U.S. deaths and illnesses from a rare mosquito-borne virus are higher than usual this year, health officials report. Eastern equine encephalitis has been diagnosed in 21 in