WWhen it comes to bringing mosquitoes and dangerous diseases together, most people probably think of dengue, malaria and other tropical fever diseases. However, only a few specialists are aware that blood-sucking insects could pose a deadly danger in the middle of Europe, and that they are also bacteria that are reminiscent of medieval plagues.
Swedish health authorities have been reporting large outbreaks of rabbit fever for years. The biggest eruption of the past 50 years occurred in summer 2019. Not among outdoor freaks who march through the lonely swampy landscape with their tent for weeks, no: the rabbit fever broke out among golfers.