WPTV: Martin County plans to canvas Rio, Jensen Beach to prevent another dengue fever outbreak

There were 24 confirmed cases in Martin County in 2013 in the Rio and Jensen Beach area. This year the health department is spreading the word about prevention.  (Source: WPTV)

It’s known as the “breakbone” disease because it feels like your bones are broken. Last year Martin County had a total of 24 cases of dengue fever. Dengue fever is a painful disease carried by mosquitoes.

For the complete story: http://www.wptv.com/news/region-martin-county/martin-county-plans-to-canvas-rio-jensen-beach-to-prevent-another-dengue-fever-outbreak

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