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Dying of Neglect

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Tropical diseases thrive little noticed and unaddressed in the poorest areas of the United States.

An infectious disease tends to get attention in this country only after it starts scaring people in the suburbs of the Northeast. Today, that fear has arrived in the blood-filled gut of the urban-dwelling, daytime-biting mosquito, Aedes aegypti. The insect can carry several viral diseases—yellow fever, dengue fever, chikungunya—that had traditionally been co...

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