NewsDesk @bactiman63 Malaria Florida state health officials reported one additional case of locally acquired malaria this week in Sarasota County. In 2023, seven cases of locally acquired malaria have...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 7 locally transmitted malaria cases have been reported in the US (Texas and Florida), a first in quite a few years. The species of malaria has been identified as Plasmodium vivax,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Florida Department of Health reported two additional locally acquired malaria cases in the past week, bringing the state total to six. All six cases were reported from Sarasota...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Summer vacation is upon us and many Americans will be traveling domestically and internationally.  Travel can unfortunately also be linked to infectious diseases. My guest today...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the malaria situation in Sarasota County, Florida, the Florida Department of Health is issuing a statewide mosquito-borne illness advisory following four confirmed...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the locally transmitted malaria case in Sarasota County, Florida, one case of locally acquired malaria was reported this week in Sarasota County, according to the...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County and Manatee County (DOH-Sarasota and DOH-Manatee) is responding to one confirmed case of malaria among an individual who spent...

The past week was a busy one in Florida as far as mosquito borne infections. Imported human cases of chikungunya, dengue fever and malaria were reported plus the state reported a locally acquired dengue...