Call for Vigilance against Cases of Local Transmission of Dengue and Zika in the Var

Call for Vigilance against Cases of Local Transmission of Dengue and Zika in the Var

Health authorities on Tuesday called for vigilance after the report of two first cases of local transmission of zika virus in the Var and facing the rise of indigenous cases of dengue in France Health authorities on Tuesday called for vigilance after the report of two first cases of local transmission of zika virus in […]

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How to recognise the Tiger Mosquito

Chikungunya, Dengue, Zika, Wesy Nile Virus: How to Recognise the Tiger Mosquito ?

The tiger mosquito is a tropical mosquito that can transmit chikungunya, but also dengue and Zika virus and is spreading across France.  Here’s how to recognize this disturbing mosquito and avoid its dangerous bites. From its scientific name Aedes albopictus, the tiger mosquito is a tropical mosquito that can transmit chikungunya, but also dengue and Zika […]

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Tiger Mosquito: Nine More Departments on Reg Alert, Three Quarters of the Country Affected 1

Tiger Mosquito: Nine More Departments on Reg Alert, Three Quarters of the Country Affected

The tiger mosquito continues to grow in France. 51 departments have just been placed in red alert. 70% of the country is concerned by the presence of this insect. The mosquito Vigilance website has just updated its map attesting to the presence of the tiger mosquito in the different departments of France. The tiger mosquito carries several diseases, including Zika virus, chikungunya and […]

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