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The Kissing Bug Is More Common Than People Know

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The Triatomine, or kissing bug, is an insect that carries the Chagas disease. On Nov. 24, 2015, CNN stated the bug’s disease causes about 11,000 global deaths a year. This bug is called the kissing bug because it normally bites one around the eyes or nose.

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Just how deadly is the kissing bug? - CNN.com

Just how deadly is the kissing bug? ... In March 2015, ... Parasite carried in the kissing bugs' dung can cause Chagas disease

FACT CHECK: Kissing Bugs Could Carry Disease-Causing ...

Kissing Bugs Could Carry Disease-Causing Parasites? News from 2014 and 2017 reports that kissing bugs in the U.S. have been found to carry a disease-causing parasite.

The Kissing Bug Spreads Disease In Latin America. Is It ...

Kissing Bug Disease: Latin America's Silent Killer Makes U.S. Headlines. Facebook; Twitter; ... December 8, 2015 4:10 PM ET. Jasmine Garsd Enlarge this image.

Chagas Disease: Facts on Treatment, Diagnosis & Symptoms

Chagas disease is an infection caused by a protozoan parasite (Trypanosoma cruzi) that can result in acute inflammatory skin changes (chagomas). Read more about ...

Chagas disease - Wikipedia

Chagas disease, also known as American trypanosomiasis, is a tropical parasitic disease caused by the protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi. It is spread mostly by insects ...

Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug and Chagas disease

Published November 16, 2015. ... Cora Fortin’s dog, Kiska, nearly died of heart failure after eating a kissing bug infected with the Chagas disease parasite.

Kissing Bugs and Chagas Disease in the U.S. | Texas A&M

Texas A&M research information on kissing bugs and chagas disease in the United States.

Chagas: 'Kissing Bug' Disease Poses Growing US Threat

Chagas, known as the “kissingbug disease, is posing an emerging threat in many regions of the U.S., according to a new report. Although it the parasitic disease ...

CDC Officials Warn About 'Kissing Bugs' in Georgia

The "kissing bug," which carries the deadly parasite that causes Chagas disease, has been spotted in Georgia, the CDC announced this week.

Deadly kissing bugs reported in more than half of U.S ...

Deadly kissing bugs reported in more than half of U.S., spreading Chagas disease