WHO blames spread of dengue on global warming

“Transmitted by the bite of female mosquitoes, the disease is occurring more widely due to increased movement of people and goods – including carrier objects such as bamboo plants and used tires – as well as floods linked to climate change, the United Nations agency said.”

[Baltimore Sun]

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One response to “WHO blames spread of dengue on global warming

  1. Dengue fever is spread through insect bites. The greatest weapon in the fight against insect-born illness is the window and the second greatest is insecticide. When people are encouraged or mandated to open their windows for cooling instead of using fans or air conditioning, and when insecticide use is curtailed, fever spreads.

    In short, the alarmists share a great part of the responsibility for the increase.

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