File photo of a mosquito. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

CDC Issues Travel Health Advisory For St. Martin

U.S. health officials have issued a travel advisory for the Caribbean island of St. Martin because of a mosquito-borne disease.


Mosquitos are seen inside a trap on June 29, 2012 in Pleasant Hill, Calif. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

CDC: This Will Be Worst Year For West Nile Deaths

Health officials say they’re convinced this will be the worst year for West Nile virus deaths and severe illnesses since the disease hit America’s shores in 1999.