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TAG: rat lungworm disease
February 23, 2018

First Rat Lungworm Case on Hawai‘i Island in 2018 Confirmed

The first case of rat lungworm disease in the state this year has been confirmed in an adult resident of West Hawai‘i on the Big Island.
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January 04, 2018

Rat Lungworm Support Group to Hold Community Meetings

Hilo Medical Center and Puna Community Medical Center are continuing community meetings with the Rat Lungworm Support Group.
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November 28, 2017

Rat Lungworm Support Group Meeting in Puna

In a joint effort with Hilo Medical Center and Puna Community Medical Center the Rat Lungworm Support Group will meet at the Neighborhood Place of Puna.
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November 07, 2017

Hawai‘i Task Force Meets With Rat Lungworm Disease Experts

Hawai‘i experts attend American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Annual Meeting to discuss rat lungworm disease issues.
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September 28, 2017

DOH: Ten Tips to Prevent Rat Lungworm Disease

The state Department of Health urges the public to take precautions to prevent rat lungworm disease.
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September 27, 2017

Hawai‘i’s 17th Rat Lungworm Case Found in Puna District

The Hawaii State Department of Health has confirmed an anotherl case of rat lungworm disease in an infant from the Puna District of Hawai‘i Island.
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August 25, 2017

Green Lake Concert to Focus on Rat Lungworm Awareness

The Green Lake Rat Lungworm Awareness Concert will be held at Green Lake in Puna from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 26.
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August 10, 2017

First Case of Rat Lungworm Confirmed on O‘ahu

This is the first case of rat lungworm disease contracted on O‘ahu in 2017, bringing the statewide total of confirmed cases to 16 for this year.
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May 12, 2017

New Case of Rat Lungworm Reported on Big Island

The DOH confirmed the case on Thursday, bringing the total number of cases to 15 statewide
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April 06, 2015

Free Talk on Rat Lungworm Disease at UH Hilo April 15

Dr. Susan Jarvi of pharmacy college to lecture on preventative measures on disease, as well as latest in education and research efforts.
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October 04, 2013

Rat Lungworm Disease Target of Multi-Pronged Research

The targets of Sue Jarvi's research includes diagnosis and prevention of the disease, as well as education about the threat it poses.
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