Map is from the CDC website. Current as ofJuly 2015.This map, which aligns with recommendations also published by the World Health Organization (WHO), is an updated version of the the 2010 map created by the Informal WHO Working Group on the Geographic Risk of Yellow Fever. Know Your Aedes Mosquiotes
What is Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever? Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF) is a disease caused by the bite of a tick infected with the bacterium Rickettsia rickettsii. In New York, the American dog tick (Dermacentar variablis) is the most common tick that spreads the disease. Fewer than 50 cases are ...
Epidemic typhus is a form of typhus so named because the disease often causes epidemics following wars and natural disasters. The causative organism is Rickettsia prowazekii, transmitted by the human body louse (Pediculus humanus corporis).
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Yellow fever is an infectious disease transmitted by infected mosquitoes. Side effects are rare with the yellow fever vaccine. Read about the history of the disease, symptoms, treatment, incubation period, diagnosis, and prognosis.
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Booker Prize-winning author Thomas Keneally speaks to Rob Attar about the early history of his home country, Australia, discussing the remarkable progress of Britain's "sunstruck dungeon" at the end of the world
The Great Migration to the Mississippi Territory, 1798-1819. By Charles Lowery. Americans have always been a people on the move. The first settlers at Jamestown and Plymouth had barely established a foothold in the early 1600s when they began to push into the continent’s interior.
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