#Dengue Fever

  • Article: Australian Scientists Awarded $50 Million Funding Boost to Fight Mosquito-Borne Diseases

    Australian Scientists Awarded $50 Million Funding Boost to Fight Mosquito-Borne Diseases

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 3, 2018

    The ability for mosquitoes to spread diseases to humans causes millions of deaths every year. Read more

  • Article: Australian Scientists Just Eliminated 80% of Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes in 3 Towns

    Australian Scientists Just Eliminated 80% of Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes in 3 Towns

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 11, 2018

    Aedes aegypti mosquitoes spread diseases like dengue fever and the Zika virus. Read more

  • Article: Drones Full of Sterile Mosquitoes Are Taking on Zika in Brazil

    Drones Full of Sterile Mosquitoes Are Taking on Zika in Brazil

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 26, 2018

    They're releasing millions of mosquitoes per month. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Is Already Damaging the Health of Hundreds of Millions of People, Report Shows

    Climate Change Is Already Damaging the Health of Hundreds of Millions of People, Report Shows

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 31, 2017

    But there are still “significant glimmers of hope”. Read more

  • Article: Philippines launches world's first mass vaccination for dengue fever

    Philippines launches world's first mass vaccination for dengue fever

    By Megha Cherian |April 5, 2016

    It's a big step toward controlling the potentially fatal disease. Read more

  • Article: "Venus fly trap" lamp stops mosquitoes and disease while lighting up Malaysia

    "Venus fly trap" lamp stops mosquitoes and disease while lighting up Malaysia

    By Meghan Werft|Jan. 14, 2016

    These lamps emit low CO2, are solar and wind powered and can fight malaria and dengue fever. Read more

  • Article: 4 stories you might have missed this week

    4 stories you might have missed this week

    By Mark Leon Goldberg|DAWNS Digest|Dec. 11, 2015

    From smog in Beijing to a dengue vaccine. Here are the huge global stories from this week Read more