Skrillex’s Music Can be Used as Mosquito Repellent, Study Finds

Researchers observed mosquitoes sucked less blood and had less sex when exposed to the song 'Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites.'


How to Avoid the Disease-Carrying Insects That Will Be Everywhere This Summer

The number of reported illnesses from mosquito, tick, and flea bites has more than tripled since 2004.


The US Just Approved ‘Killer’ Lab-Grown Mosquitoes to Help Fight Disease

The Environmental Protection Agency has given the green light to biotech startup MosquitoMate.


Bugs Are the Worst Part of Going Outside and Climate Change Is Making It Worse

Bug spray will soon be as ubiquitous as sunscreen. Long sleeves in hot weather will lose their dorky reputation.


Everything You Need to Know About Zika

Yes, Zika is an STD—here's how not to catch it.


An Unlikely Weapon Against Aggressive Brain Cancer: The Zika Virus

Zika, doing something good for humanity for a change.


Bernie Sanders Proposes Rule to Lower Prices of Drugs Developed with Tax Dollars

It would require pharma companies to charge fair prices for drugs that result from federally funded research.


Zika Is Still a Huge Threat to Your Reproductive Health

Nobody paid attention to public health preparedness​, and now President Trump's proposed federal budget will slash funds from the CDC.


Trump's CDC and USAID Vacancies Are a National Security Risk

“Pandemics don’t know borders.”


Christine Curry Is Helping Expecting Mothers With Zika Prepare For an Uncertain Future

The Florida doctor is one of the leaders in the fight against the debilitating disease.


What It's Like to Get Temporarily Paralyzed

Nothing is as important as the exquisite ability to stand on my own two feet, something most people take for granted. I know all about this entitlement because I once had it too.


The VICE Morning Bulletin

Republicans unveil Obamacare alternative, Chance the Rapper gives $1 million to Chicago public schools, US ships anti-missile system to South Korea, and more.