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There's a Parasite That Infects the Hawaiian Brains
There is an outbreak of poop-eating slugs that is infecting Hawaiians with brain parasites right now. A study has been published on Monday. They have found…
Jul 12, 2019 12:32 UTC Read More

A Twofer – DOE bans herbicides & GMO acreage plummets
For those of us concerned about the increasing presence of pesticides in our food, water, land and air – there have been two recent and newsworthy…
Jul 03, 2019 10:04 UTC Read More

Good Dirt: What you need to know about apple snails
If readers are experimenting with cooking and eating apple snails, they aren't reporting how it's going.After Gibson's Tim Rochel announced in 2008 that the…
Jun 30, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Unusual symptoms pointing to brain cancer turned out to be a tapeworm
The doctors said she had a brain tumor. She had surgery. She expected to have chemo and radiation. But when a surgeon removed the suspected tumor,…
Jun 08, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Hawaii warns tourists of parasitic worm that can burrow into human brains
Hawaii's health department has released *fresh* warnings about a parasitic worm that can infest human brains after officials confirmed that three more visitors to…
May 30, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Rat lungworm disease strikes 3 travelers in Hawaii
Hawaii's health department confirmed on Tuesday that three more people had been diagnosed with the potentially deadly rat lungworm disease last year,…
May 28, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

DOH Rat Lungworm Disease Meeting Set for April 22
The Hawai'i Department of Health will host an informational meeting about rat lungworm disease on Monday, April 22, 2019, at the North Kohala Public Library…
Apr 17, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Rat Lungworm support group meeting Wednesday (April 10)
MEDIA RELEASE. Hilo Medical Center Rat Lungworm support group 4-6 p.m. , on Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at the Keaau Community Center at 16-186 Pili…
Apr 07, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Second Rat Lungworm Case Confirmed on Hawai'i Island in 2019
The state's second case of rat lungworm disease has been confirmed on Hawai'i Island, according to the state Department of Health.
Mar 29, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Rat lungworm is Spreading in Hawaii Due to an Invasive Semi-slug
Invasive semi-slugs are aiding in the spread of rat-lungworm in Hawaii which can pose health risks, but there are ways the general public can help.
Mar 14, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Symptoms of Rat Lungworm Disease
The parasitic nematode Angiostrongylus can cause gastrointestinal or central nervous system (CNS) disease in humans. The species Angiostrongylus…
Feb 27, 2019 07:59 UTC Read More

Rat lungworm: Hawaii reports 1st case of 2019
Hawai'i state health officials reported the first angiostrongyliasis, or rat lungworm disease case of 2019 in an adult resident from East Hawai'i. Slug Image/…
Feb 15, 2019 07:59 UTC Read More

Man who contracted rat lungworm disease suing Hana Fresh, claims it came from snail in their salad
KITV4 reached out to Hana Health -- the company that owns Hana *Fresh* -- and in a statement, they say they haven't been served with a complaint.
Feb 13, 2019 07:59 UTC Read More

Semi-slug, a rat-lungworm disease vector, found in North Kohala
MEDIA RELEASE. A semi-slug captured in Kohala Middle School students. Kay Howe from Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy instructing teachers on slug…
Feb 07, 2019 08:00 UTC Read More

Semi-Slug Found in Kohala Sparks Rat Lungworm Vigilance
A collection of Parmarion martensi, an invasive semi-slug, has been confirmed in the Kohala district of the Big Island.
Feb 07, 2019 07:59 UTC Read More

Semi-slug, a rat-lungworm disease vector, found in North Kohala
MEDIA RELEASE. A semi-slug captured in Kohala Middle School students. Kay Howe from Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy instructing teachers on slug…
Feb 07, 2019 07:59 UTC Read More

Confirmed Rat Lungworm Case Brings 2018 Total to 8
The infant became ill in early December and, since then, has been transferred to O'ahu and is hospitalized for further case management.
Jan 11, 2019 07:59 UTC Read More

Hawaii rat lungworm case tally now at 7
Hawai'i state health officials have recently reported two additional confirmed cases of rat lungworm disease in individuals from Hawai'i Island, bringing the state…
Nov 27, 2018 07:59 UTC Read More

How You Can Eat a Slug and Die of Rat Lungworm
Man dies of rat lungworm disease eight years after eating infected slug. HowStuffWorks takes a look.
Nov 15, 2018 07:59 UTC Read More

What is Rat Lungworm Disease and how humans can get it Watch News Videos Online
Rat Lungworm Disease, also known as angiostrongylus, is transferred to humans when people eat raw or undercooked snails and slugs that have worms in…
Nov 06, 2018 08:00 UTC Read More

Workshops Inform Teachers About Rat Lungworm Disease
Teachers on the Big Island will have the opportunity to participate in the collection of data on Rat Lungworm Disease (RLW).
Sep 20, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

Parasitic worms sicken people in the mainland United States
Health officials have reported cases of a new infectious disease in eight continental U.S. states. Called rat lungworm, it has sickened 12 people since January…
Sep 18, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

Steroid, spinal tap among new rat lungworm guidelines
A joint task force created by Gov. David Ige to combat rat lungworm disease announced on Thursday new preliminary guidelines to help physicians diagnose,…
Aug 31, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More



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