Wed, 07/09/2014 - 18:24 Edgar
Area residents, look out! It’s not a bird. It’s not a plane. It may be a mosquito carrying chikungunya
A new disease that’s carried by mosquitoes has landed in the United States. It’s called chikungunya (pron. chick-un-gun-yah), and although it’s not often fatal, it’s very painful. Chikungunya has been sweeping across the Caribbean and is now spreading to other parts of the world.