Posted in August 2013

Lyme Disease 10x Worse Than Originally Reported

Lyme Disease 10x Worse Than Originally Reported

According to new data released by the Centers for Disease Control, Lyme disease strikes about 300,000 people each year in the United States. This number is 10 times higher than in previous years, in which 20-30K infections per year were reported. The big increase in this tick-borne disease shows that Lyme is a widespread disease, … Continue reading

Up Close Look at Mosquito Sucking Blood

Up Close Look at Mosquito Sucking Blood

Photo credit Ever wondered what’s going on when a mosquito is biting you? French researches took an up close look to see exactly what goes on inside the body of a mammal when a mosquito is sucking its blood. Science lovers can watch the video here which shows a mosquito connecting with a blood vessel. Researchers were able … Continue reading