Chikungunya On The Rise In Continental U.S; First-Ever Locally-Acquired Case Recently Reported (VIDEO)

July 30, 2014 9:07 PM

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The mosquito-borne virus chikungunya, which took the Caribbean by storm in recent months, is now sweeping the U.S.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said about 400 cases have been reported in non-Caribbean areas of the United State, ABC News reported. Only two of these cases were contracted within the U.S.

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