Comments for: Maine records cases of tropical diseases, state warns parents ahead of February break

Posted Feb. 02, 2012, at 2:41 p.m.

Parents jetting overseas with their kids for February vacation should take precautions against diseases including malaria and dengue fever, according to state health officials. Both illnesses, borne by mosquitoes, have shown up in Maine over the last year, along with cases of hepatitis A and leishmaniasis, a parasitic disease found …

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  • Anonymous

    yea yea blah blah..nice scare tactic,

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  • Guest

    And if you are going on a cruise: You Tube the name of the boat to see if the Captain been pulling people on water skis close to shore.

  • Anonymous

    Slow news day.

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