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The Strange Reason Women Get Chikungunya More Than Men
 

The Strange Reason Women Get Chikungunya More Than Men

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Mosquitos are really lazy.
 
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9 Nov 2016 - General
 
The female daytime biting mosquito, Aedes aegypti, is also the same vector responsible for Dengue Fever and Zika Virus. It's true that women are more prone to get bitten by these mosquitoes for the main reason that they spend more time at home than men but this is probably true for those areas where men remain the breadwinners in the family. I guess that in urban areas, the predisposition of getting bitten by this vector is just the same for men and women becuase more and more women these d...
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