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Garden With Zika Mosquitoes Looks For Bug-Repelling Plants - Health News Florida;

Garden With Zika Mosquitoes Looks For Bug-Repelling Plants - Health News Florida

Health News FloridaGarden With Zika Mosquitoes Looks For Bug-Repelling PlantsHealth News FloridaMiami Beach Botanical Garden officials say they're working to rid the property of mosquitoes that could spread the Zika virus. State officials identified the garden Sept. 1 as one out of four areas within South Beach where the virus was isolated in ...and more »

Can Singapore handle Zika? - ASEAN TODAY;

Can Singapore handle Zika? - ASEAN TODAY

ASEAN TODAYCan Singapore handle Zika?ASEAN TODAYFurther outbreaks of the Zika virus have prompted Singapore into more fumigation and calls for a regional approach to tackling the mosquito-bourne disease. However, the systems needed to do that need a lot of work to be effective. Singapore's Prime ...and more »

'Zika virus screening at airport is routine, no need to panic' - Times of India;

'Zika virus screening at airport is routine, no need to panic' - Times of India

Times of India'Zika virus screening at airport is routine, no need to panic'Times of IndiaTRICHY: Following an instruction from the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, a medical team at the Trichy airport has commenced screening of passengers coming from Singapore to check for symptoms of Zika virus infection. Recommended By ...and more »

Floridians aren't sure what's worse: Zika or the insecticide used to combat it - Business Insider;

Floridians aren't sure what's worse: Zika or the insecticide used to combat it - Business Insider

Business InsiderFloridians aren't sure what's worse: Zika or the insecticide used to combat itBusiness Insiderflorida zika An aerial banner is flown over the South Pointe Park area, Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016, in Miami Beach, Fla.Associated Press/Alan Diaz. Planes began spraying the powerful insecticide naled near Miami Beach on Friday, part of the city's effort ...and more »

Florida arbovirus totals: Zika, dengue and chikungunya; More Miami mosquitoes Zika positive - Outbreak News Today;

Florida arbovirus totals: Zika, dengue and chikungunya; More Miami mosquitoes Zika positive - Outbreak News Today

Outbreak News TodayFlorida arbovirus totals: Zika, dengue and chikungunya; More Miami mosquitoes Zika positiveOutbreak News TodayWhile Zika virus dominates the news, Florida has also seen other, related mosquito borne diseases this year via travel. Let's start with dengue fever. Aedes aegypti/CDC. Forty cases of dengue with onset in 2016 have been reported in individuals with ...and more »

Is New Jersey Prepared for Zika? - NBC 10 Philadelphia;

Is New Jersey Prepared for Zika? - NBC 10 Philadelphia

NBC 10 PhiladelphiaIs New Jersey Prepared for Zika?NBC 10 PhiladelphiaAdult female mosquitos are seen under a microscope at the Sun Yat-Sen University-Michigan University Joint Center of Vector Control for Tropical Disease on June 21, 2016 in Guangzhou, China. Considered the world's largest mosquito factory, the ...and more »

Mayor of Miami Beach warns Zika threat 'continues to grow' - ThinkProgress;

Mayor of Miami Beach warns Zika threat 'continues to grow' - ThinkProgress

ThinkProgressMayor of Miami Beach warns Zika threat 'continues to grow'ThinkProgressThe mayor of Miami Beach issued a new warning for residents on Friday, cautioning that the threat of Zika “continues to grow.” New samples taken from the area show that mosquitoes have tested positive for the virus, reinforcing previous positive tests ...and more »

Effectively Avoid Zika Virus By Doing These Simple Preventive Measures - Parent Herald;

Effectively Avoid Zika Virus By Doing These Simple Preventive Measures - Parent Herald

Parent HeraldEffectively Avoid Zika Virus By Doing These Simple Preventive MeasuresParent HeraldAs mosquito season in warmer states peaked, several cautionary actions were done by authorities to stop the spread of the mosquito-borne Zika. But what can you use to avoid getting the disease? Like dengue and chikungunya, Zika is carried by the Aedes ...and more »

Florida starts aerial spraying for Zika virus in Miami Beach - CBS News;

Florida starts aerial spraying for Zika virus in Miami Beach - CBS News

CBS NewsFlorida starts aerial spraying for Zika virus in Miami BeachCBS NewsMIAMI BEACH, Fla. -- Aerial insecticide spraying to combat mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus started in Miami Beach on Friday. 20 alarming facts about the Zika virus. 22 Photos. 20 alarming facts about the Zika virus. It's spreading fast and igniting ...and more »

Zika News and Update: Aerial Spraying Starts in Miami Beach, 84 Pregnant Confirmed Infected With Zika Virus In Florida - University Herald;

Zika News and Update: Aerial Spraying Starts in Miami Beach, 84 Pregnant Confirmed Infected With Zika Virus In Florida - University Herald

University HeraldZika News and Update: Aerial Spraying Starts in Miami Beach, 84 Pregnant Confirmed Infected With Zika Virus In FloridaUniversity HeraldAmid Zika spread in Florida, aerial spraying in Miami Beach has been started to combat mosquitoes. In the same state, there are 84 pregnant women confirmed infected by Zika virus. Before dawn Friday, Sept. 9, a plane carrying the insecticide released ...and more »

Is insecticide used to kill Zika mosquito dangerous? - Palm Beach Post

Is insecticide used to kill Zika mosquito dangerous?Palm Beach PostAngry protests in Miami Beach against naled — employed during aerial spraying in western Palm Beach County as recently as last month — caused a one-day delay before it was released from a plane Friday morning over a section of South Beach with active ...and more »

Florida's Zika undercount hides extent of virus' spread, experts say - Miami Herald;

Florida's Zika undercount hides extent of virus' spread, experts say - Miami Herald

Miami HeraldFlorida's Zika undercount hides extent of virus' spread, experts sayMiami HeraldFor months, Florida Gov. Rick Scott and state agencies have reported almost daily on the public health crisis posed by the spread of Zika. Interactive feature: Daily Florida Zika virus tracker. From the first three travel-related cases identified in ...and more »

Keys bees suffer from pesticide used to kill Zika mosquitoes - Miami Herald;

Keys bees suffer from pesticide used to kill Zika mosquitoes - Miami Herald

Miami HeraldKeys bees suffer from pesticide used to kill Zika mosquitoesMiami HeraldAerial spraying of the the controversial pesticide Naled definitely kills mosquitoes, as it has for decades in the Florida Keys. Naled also kills bees caught outside the hive along with many other beneficial insects, say Keys beekeepers. “It's not a ...and more »

More Miami Beach mosquitoes test positive for Zika virus - Local 10;

More Miami Beach mosquitoes test positive for Zika virus - Local 10

Local 10More Miami Beach mosquitoes test positive for Zika virusLocal 10MIAMI BEACH, Fla. - More mosquitoes have tested positive for the Zika virus in Miami Beach, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services announced Friday. Officials said the mosquito sample was taken from the same small area in Miami ...and more »

Zika: 1st sexually transmitted case reported in Pennsylvania - Outbreak News Today;

Zika: 1st sexually transmitted case reported in Pennsylvania - Outbreak News Today

Outbreak News TodayZika: 1st sexually transmitted case reported in PennsylvaniaOutbreak News TodayThe Pennsylvania Department of Health reported Friday on the state's first case of Zika virus infection by sexual transmission. Pennsylvania map/ National Atlas of the United States. “A Pennsylvania resident contracted the Zika virus from a mosquito ...and more »

Taiwan confirms 7th Zika case - Channel NewsAsia;

Taiwan confirms 7th Zika case - Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsiaTaiwan confirms 7th Zika caseChannel NewsAsiaThe patient is a 20-year-old woman from Singapore, according to Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control. By Victoria Jen, Channel NewsAsia's Taiwan Correspondent; Posted 10 Sep 2016 19:12; Updated 10 Sep 2016 21:14. Transmitted mainly by mosquitos ...and more »

Zika Virus In Florida: Miami Beach Completes Insecticide Spraying Against Mosquitoes After Public Protests - Parent Herald;

Zika Virus In Florida: Miami Beach Completes Insecticide Spraying Against Mosquitoes After Public Protests - Parent Herald

Parent HeraldZika Virus In Florida: Miami Beach Completes Insecticide Spraying Against Mosquitoes After Public ProtestsParent HeraldAerial insecticide spraying against mosquitoes that carry the Zika virus has pushed through in Miami Beach, Florida despite protests from the public. Worried and angry residents believe that the spraying is bad for people's health and the environment.and more »

Miami Beach Mayor Says 'Zika Threat Continues to Grow,' as More Mosquitoes With Zika Found - ABC News;

Miami Beach Mayor Says 'Zika Threat Continues to Grow,' as More Mosquitoes With Zika Found - ABC News

ABC NewsMiami Beach Mayor Says 'Zika Threat Continues to Grow,' as More Mosquitoes With Zika FoundABC NewsThe Zika virus has been detected in a new mosquito sample taken in Miami Beach, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services announced Friday. State officials said the new sample is from the same small Miami Beach neighborhood where ...and more »

Mosquito menace: While India still battling Malaria, Zika lurks quietly - India Samvad;

Mosquito menace: While India still battling Malaria, Zika lurks quietly - India Samvad

India SamvadMosquito menace: While India still battling Malaria, Zika lurks quietlyIndia SamvadA study by World Health Organization (WHO) scientists warns that the Zika virus may be lurking somewhere in some corners of the country. mosquito menace while india still battling malaria zika lurks quietly. The primary transmission route of Zika is ...and more »

Aerial spraying vs. mosquitoes to prevent Zika in Collier County stirs fears of chemical - Naples Daily News;

Aerial spraying vs. mosquitoes to prevent Zika in Collier County stirs fears of chemical - Naples Daily News

Naples Daily NewsAerial spraying vs. mosquitoes to prevent Zika in Collier County stirs fears of chemicalNaples Daily NewsFear of Zika infection is morphing into fears of the insecticide used to kill the Zika-spreading mosquito in Southwest Florida. The Collier Mosquito Control District is seeing an uptick in the number of calls from residents questioning the use of naled ...and more »