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Tick-borne diseases more than doubled and account for more than 60% of all vector-borne infections.
In the past, the city has experienced outbreaks of dengue, Zika, and chikungunya that were spread by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes.
About 75% of counties on the US mainland have suitable habitat for Aedes mosquitoes, CDC researchers say.
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