Authorities concerned at dengue fever persistence – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Health authorities in far north Queensland say it is imperative to halt the spread of dengue fever before the start of the next wet season.

More than 170 people in Cairns have contracted the mosquito-borne virus since December, with outbreaks in inner Cairns, Woree and Innisfail still active.

via Authorities concerned at dengue fever persistence – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation).

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