Hawaii: Dengue Outbreak

Federal health officials are investigating an outbreak of ‪dengue‬ fever in ‪Hawaii‬ after more than 100 people have become infected.

There have been 117 confirmed cases of dengue fever in Hawaii since September, according to the state health department.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned travelers to protect themselves from mosquito bites that could lead to the potentially deadly disease.

For information and resources about dengue fever and mosquitoes: http://health.hawaii.gov/docd/dengue-outbreak-2015/

Last modified on 04/12/2015

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