Some plants are very useful as natural mosquitoes repellent.
Since 2004, Aedes albopictus took up residence in southern France. Particularly harmful, this mosquito can transmit to humans diseases such as dengue or chikungunya. In 2010, four indigenous cases have been identified in France. To stand in the way these diseases, the Ministry for Health has just activated its plan for vector control.
Researched by IV-Jasper of Muntinlupa National High School, School Year 2010-2011.
Dengue is a mosquito-borne disease with flu-like symptoms which can kill. There is no treatment or vaccine to treat dengue. Experts have found an innovative way to fight the Aedes mosquito that causes dengue fever with its deadly bite.