Tag: Bat

Elderly Man Bitten By Rabid Bat Hiding In iPad Case

A man was bitten by a bat inside his home in New Hampshire. Roy Syvertson reported that he was using his iPad inside his living room when he felt pain similar to a bee sting.

Public Health May 30, 2019

Bat Showing Up At Indiana Pacers Game Triggers Rabies Scare

A bat that invaded last week's Indiana Pacers versus Los Angeles Clippers game last week might have rabies, public health officials said. The state health department is urging everyone who touched the bat to look into getting a rabies vaccination.

Public Health February 11, 2019

Utah Man's Rabies Death Is First In State Since 1944

A man in Utah has died from rabies from a possible bat exposure in their property. Evidently, he and his wife were unaware that bats were rabies carriers.

Public Health November 9, 2018

Bat And Dolphin Brains Are Remarkably Similar Says Study

By using a technique known as diffusion tensor imaging, researchers found that the dolphin's brain is similar to that of the bat. Experts said the two animals' brains may have evolved so they can use sound for hearing and creating mental images.

July 9, 2015

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