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KENS 5 TV

KENS 5 TV
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:45:00 -0700

Aedes aegypti--one of two species of mosquitoes known to carry the Chikungunya virus. (Photo: Dr. Anil Mangla). CONNECT 19 TWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. SAN ANTONIO -- The Centers for Disease Control have confirmed 5 cases of a ...

WTSP 10 News

MyFox Tampa Bay
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:58:50 -0700

PETERSBURG (FOX 13) - Health officials said Monday that a third case of the chikungunya virus has been confirmed in Pinellas County, and Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Joel Peralta says it is him. Peralta confirmed the information during Monday's Rays media ...
 
Fall River Herald News
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:56:15 -0700

Q: I heard there was a new viral disease from Africa that has just come to the Americas. What is this? A: It sounds like you are referring to the chikungunya virus. Chikungunya (which means "stooped walk" in a Tanzanian language, named because the ...

PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:20:05 -0700

The mosquito Aedes aegypti, with its distinctive markings in the form of a lyre, spreads disease like yellow fever and is a carrier of the Chikungunya virus. Photo courtesy Centers for Disease Control/Wikimedia Commons. On Thursday, federal officials ...

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Vox
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 07:00:23 -0700

The Asian tiger mosquito is an invasive species that has been carrying disease to the US. CDC. Don't miss stories. Follow Vox! Follow. A virus called chikungunya, which is transmitted by mosquitoes, has been an epidemic in the Caribbean in recent months.
 
Tbo.com
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:00:00 -0700

“That is a larger concern for the future of the progress of the disease,” said David Sanders, an associate professor of biology at Purdue University and expert on the chikungunya virus. “Once it's here, that means there are mosquitoes in the United ...

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WLOX
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:52:30 -0700

The Mississippi State Department of Health is confirming one new human case of West Nile virus and a new case of chikungunya virus. The reported WNV case is in Rankin County. So far this year, WNV cases have been reported in Hinds (1), Newton (1), ...
 
Trinidad & Tobago Express
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:48:45 -0700

The secretary told the House she wanted to assure the people of Tobago that the Division is in a heightened state of preparedness as “we intensify an island-wide mosquito eradication campaign to forestall the onset of the chikungunya virus and dengue”.
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