mosquito-borne virus

Differentiating among mosquito-borne forms of uveitis
Differentiating among mosquito-borne forms of uveitisClinicians should recognize the symptoms of West Nile virus, Dengue fever, and Chikungunya that are spread by mosquitos and can have ocular manifestations.
Zika virus: Top mosquito repellent recommendationsWith summer here and concern growing about the spread of the Zika virus to the United States, pediatricians might notice more patients inquiring about how to safely repel mosquitoes and their disease-inducing bites.
Dermatologists discuss mosquito repellent recommendations
Dermatologists discuss mosquito repellent recommendationsWith summer around the corner and increasing concern about the spread of the Zika virus in the United States, dermatologists might notice more patients inquiring about how to safely repel mosquitos and their disease-inducing bites.
Evidence-based repellent recommendations for kids
Evidence-based repellent recommendations for kidsPediatric dermatologist, Bernard Cohen, M.D., shares his recommendations to parents and children for repelling mosquitos.
Playing hide and Zika with Aedes aegyptiIf asked to balance the desires of athletes eager to compete after years of training and the host country's desire to conduct the games as scheduled versus the public health risk of the Zika virus and Aedes aegypti duo, what would you advise?
Zika virus: What pediatricians need to knowZika virus outbreaks in South and Central America mean that it could only be a matter of time before the virus is endemic in the United States.
Zika virus and microcephalyOn November 11, 2015, the Brazilian Ministry of Health declared a public emergency precipitated by reports of a 10-fold higher rate of fetal microcephaly occurring in these same Zika-affected states.
The Zika Virus: What you need to knowThis mosquito-borne virus is linked with microcephaly, but causation is still being investigated.