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Michigan resident infected with deadly mosquito-borne illness, health officials say

A Michigan resident has been diagnosed with a case of Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE), a mosquito-borne virus that can lead to “lasting brain damage.”  (iStock) For the first time since 2016, a Michigan resident has been diagnosed with a case of Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE), a mosquito-borne virus that can lead to “lasting brain damage”… Read More »

China detects more African swine fever cases in cities already infected

BEIJING (Reuters) – China discovered three more outbreaks of the deadly African swine fever on Thursday in Heilongjiang and Anhui provinces as the highly contagious disease spreads further in cities that have already reported infections. In a statement, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said 29 hogs have died and 54 were infected in… Read More »