DNA evidence found in human remains shows that malaria was present during the Roman Empire -- 2,000 years ago.
Health officials have confirmed a human case of the mosquito-borne West Nile virus in Lancaster County.
State officials have confirmed that the first human case of West Nile virus in Illinois this year happens to be of an adolescent.
Zika virus may soon be controlled if plans for the use of genetically modified mosquitoes find success.
Study finds that 'OFF! Clip-On' repellant device can offer protection against mosquitoes that transmit Zika virus.
Australian researchers find how malaria parasites that cause an inflammatory reaction that sabotages the body's ability to protect itself
Dengue, a mosquito-borne viral disease that results in a flu-like illness, now has a vaccine.
Arctic mosquitos are swarming as the climate changes, and are becoming so numerous that they're threatening the caribou that they feast on.
Dogs and mosquitoes have little in common, except perhaps, for their acute sense of smell. Before a mosquito even sets eyes on a new meal, it can smell a host's blood from across the room.