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BALTIMORE, June 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mosquitoes are bloodsucking, disease-spreading pests.
HARRISBURG, Pa., May 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Departments of Environmental Protection (DEP) and Health are reporting the confirmation of the first 2015 detections of West
It turns out that ‘little blue pill’ can do so much more than increase blood flow to a certain part of the male anatomy.
WASHINGTON, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One of the biggest difficulties faced by worldwide programs aimed at eliminating malaria is that the tests they use are not sensitive enough
TORONTO, May 7, 2015 /CNW/ - The Mosquito Preventer by GreenStrike is the optimal solution for those who want to enjoy the outdoors without the annoyance of mosquito bites and buzzes.
Athletes, advocates, organizations announce new commitments to help Nothing But Nets protect refugee families from malaria with one million bednets. Washington,
Tressy Introduced in Newest Episode of 'Alere Stories' Series WALTHAM, Mass., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Every 60 seconds, a child dies from malaria.
The people of The United Methodist Church today will make a historic donation to the Global Fund with a gift of $9.6 million, the single largest contribution made by a faith organization to the
GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GenVec, Inc.
Researchers have confirmed early signs of malaria parasites in Africa becoming more resistant to drugs, leading one person working on the study to fear a grave situation in future.
The mosquito is a member of the family Culicidae. These insects have a pair of scaled wings, a pair of halteres, a slender body, and long legs. Only the females of most mosquito species suck blood from other animals. Size varies but is rarely greater than 0.6 inch (15 mm). Mosquitoes weigh only about 0.03 to 0.04 grain (2 to 2.5 mg). They can fly at about 0.9 to 1.6 mph (1.5 to 2.5 km/h) and most species are nocturnal. Mosquitoes are believed to have evolved 170 million years ago during...
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