Ebola Virus

Ebola is a rare but deadly virus that causes fever, body aches, and diarrhea, and sometimes bleeding inside and outside the body. read more

Chikungunya

Chikungunya

Mosquitoes become infected when they feed on a person already infected with the virus. Infected mosquitoes can then spread the… read more

Dengue

Dengue

Dengue fever is a disease caused by a family of viruses transmitted by mosquitoes. It is an acute illness of sudden onset that … read more

Zika

Zika

The Zika virus, first identified in Uganda in 1947, is transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes, the same type of mosquito that carries  … read more

Malaria

Malaria: Symptoms, treatment, and prevention

Malaria is a life-threatening mosquito-borne blood disease caused by a Plasmodium parasite. It is transmitted to humans through. read more

Filariasis

Filariasis: Symptoms, treatment, and prevention

Filariasis, also known as lympathic filariasis (LF), is most common in tropical countries and is caused by parasitic nematode … read more