Mosquito-Borne Virus Victim Went From Healthy To Brain Dead In 9 DaysA Michigan man went from healthy to brain dead in just nine days after contracting Eastern equine encephalitis, his brother said.
A Third Person Has Died Of EEE, A Rare Mosquito-Borne Illness, In The United StatesAt least three people have died in the United States after contracting the fatal mosquito-borne illness Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) this year.
Michigan Health Officials Investigate 3 Possible Human Cases of Deadly Mosquito Virus EEEMichigan residents are being reminded by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) to protect themselves from mosquito bites following the confirmation of one case of a mosquito-borne disease in a resident and three other possible cases in the state.
Michigan Resident Infected With Dangerous Disease From MosquitoThe disease can often leave survivors with lasting brain damage.
Invasive Mosquito Known To Carry Zika Virus Found In MichiganState officials have confirmed a species of mosquito known to spread illness in Michigan for the second year.
Warren Applies Mosquito Control Briquettes to Catch BasinsMosquito control briquettes have been applied to nearly 18,000 catch basins in a Detroit suburb.
Fight The Bite This Memorial Day Weekend: How To Prevent Mosquito And Tick BitesA single bite from an infected mosquito can have serious health consequences.
State To Begin Testing For Zika Virus In MichiganState health officials will start conducting diagnostic tests for the Zika virus and similar mosquito-borne diseases.
Health Officials: Zika Virus Unlikely To Spread To DetroitThe breed of mosquito responsible for carrying the virus does not live in Michigan.
Experts Say 2015 Could Be Worst Summer For Mosquitoes In MichiganExperts say wet weather this summer has led to a booming mosquito population in parts of Michigan -- and it could be the worst we've seen in years.
First West Nile Virus Activity Of 2015 Detected In MichiganGet ready to "fight the bite" this summer.
West Nile Virus Detected In Hawk, Oakland County Residents Cautioned To Take Preventive MeasuresResidents in Oakland County are being urged to protect themselves against the West Nile virus after it was found in a dead hawk.
1st West Nile Virus Detected This Year In MichiganMichigan health officials say they've confirmed the presence of mosquitoes with the West Nile virus for the first time this season.
Warm Weather Brings Early Arrival Of Mosquito SeasonWhile most of us have been enjoying the unseasonably warm temperatures, the mild weather that seems to be ahead of schedule has its down sides. The Oakland County Health Division says it has caused mosquitos to arrive early this year.