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CAUTION: Zika Virus Found in Long Beach

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CAUTION: Zika Virus Found in Long Beach

Attention all those visiting or living in the Los Angeles area. Just earlier today CBS Los Angeles news reported that the Zika Virus was found in Long Beach! Continue reading CAUTION: Zika Virus Found in Long Beach

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Zika Virus in local mosquitos

Zika Virus in local mosquitos

Zika Virus in local mosquitos

Zika Virus in local mosquitos.  Florida officials for the first time have detected the Zika virus in local mosquitos! Although local cases of the virus in humans were reported in Florida last month, this is the first time that mosquitos were detected.  The mosquitos under surveillance by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services were to be carrying the dangerous virus. Continue reading Zika Virus in local mosquitos

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War against malaria – WWII

War against malaria

War against malaria – During World War II the United States Army faced difficult malaria control problems in America and in the battlefield. The malaria mosquito was more deadly than the enemy of the darn war. Continue reading War against malaria – WWII