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Experts warn that the species of mosquito that spreads chikungunya is most active in the day.

Exotic Mosquito-borne Illness Arrives in the United States

Summer has always brought the specter of mosquito-borne diseases, and health officials confirmed last Thursday that a new, debilitating virus has officially—and finally—arrived in the United States. According to USA Today, the Florida Department of Health confirmed two locally-acquired cases of a disease called chikungunya.…

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