Tiny, deadly and hard to eliminate

0 Posted by - May 1, 2016 - publications

For most of Kepa Police’s life, mosquitoes were minor annoyances, simply to be swatted away. Then, just before Christmas, the 21-year old contracted dengue fever.

“All I could do was lie down and space out for 10 days straight,” says the Hawaii Island resident. Five days of a high fever, intense chills, pain in his bones, a raging headache and nausea were followed by a full body rash as painful as a bad sunburn.

 

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