Mosquitoes love to bite people. Using insect repellent can stop the bite and stop mosquitoes from spreading diseases to you. When buying repellent, look for ...
How to Keep Mosquitoes Away: City of Bryan Mosquito Abatement Program
You want to know how to get rid of mosquitoes? Well, just ask the City of Bryan. Our Mosquito Abatement Program (COBMAP), is a way to help you control the mosquito population around your home and neighborhood The goal of the program is to reduce the possibility of exposure to disease-carrying mosquitoes and in turn, having resident possibly contract diseases such as West Nile Virus and…
PSA: Tip 'N Toss and Eliminate Mosquitoes
Do what the pros do: Eliminate the water source before mosquitoes fly out of backyard containers. During a regular inspection, the first step for vector cont...
July 20-24 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
All spraying will be conducted after dusk. This schedule is subject to change. Any schedule changes will be posted on the LCHD social media and/or website at www.lickingcohealth.org. Additionally, you can find a list of 2015 West Nile Virus-positive mosquito traps, by location, on the data page of the website.
Food and Mosquito Safety Tips for this July 4th
Posted on Jun 30, 2017 Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo’s Environmental and Public Health departments would like to encourage the public to take a few precautions to ensure this Fourth of July holiday ends with nothing but great memories. The rain Amarillo has received and warmer temperatures have created a perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes. Take part in preventing mosquitoes by following the four…
6 expert tips to protect yourself from mosquito-born EEE virus
Amid rising concerns over the EEE (eastern equine encephalitis) virus, RADIO.COM brought in an infectious diseases expert to explain how to best to protect yourself. Dr.
Philadelphia ranks among the top 10 worst cities for mosquitoes, survey
Don't leave pools of water lying around this summer, you'll pay for it
The best essential oils for an all-natural anti-itch mosquito bite treatment
You probably have at least one of these oils in your house right now
The Checkup: Why Mosquitoes Love You (It's Not All in Your Head)
Plus: the white bean dip to bring to your BBQ this weekend, the one thing you probably need to for your teeth, and more.
Why would a Californian drought trigger an outbreak of mosquito-borne disease?
A lack of rain doesn’t stop outbreaks of mosquito-borne disease. As California is facing another summer of drought, there is also an increasing risk of mosquito-borne disease. Why?
How a mosquito bite led to paralysis — and turned this teacher's life upside down
A single mosquito bite launched a viral war inside a kindergarten teacher's body, and serves to remind that West Nile still stalks Southern California
Tick and mosquito bites are skyrocketing. Here's why you need to worry
Diseases from mosquito, tick and flea bites have skyrocketed in recent years, particularly in the Northeast. How concerned should we be?
Mosquito spraying planned for Winnwood, Celestial, Bellbrook, Lake Forest and Oaks North Wed....
West Nile Virus has been detected in mosquitoes recently trapped in the Winnwood/Celestial/Bellbrook/Oaks North/Lake Forest area in Addison. Spraying will take place on Wednesday, October 7 and Thursday, October 8 between the hours of 6am and 7am The pesticide that Addison uses and the application techniques are very safe for use in urban areas; however, residents are encouraged to avoid direct contact Please continue to employ…
Here's how to protect yourself (and your pets) from EEE, the deadly mosquito-borne virus
A ninth person has died from Eastern equine encephalitis, a rare mosquito-borne illness. This year's EEE outbreak has been particularly severe, with 27 human cases of the virus in six states since August.
'They must really hate teens': Backlash grows against Mosquito devices in Philly parks
Councilmember Helen Gym is on a mission to get the "sonic weapons" taken down.
Fight the Bite Contest Helps Children Learn About Mosquitoes and Brings Money to Schools
Elk Grove, Calif.— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District’s annual Fight the Bite Design a Calendar Page Contest for students in grades K-12 is going on now In an effort to inform the community about mosquitoes andWest Nilevirus prevention, the contest encourages kids to creatively design a calendar page inspiring everyone to practice any or all of the District 7 D’s of Mosquito Prevention. “Involving…
Curious Kids: When we get bitten by a mosquito, why does it itch so much?
Those "itchy bites" are actually reactions to mozzie spit.
Ask Arlington: West Nile Virus Season & How to Prevent Mosquito Breeding (City of Arlington)
The latest episode of "Ask Arlington" features Aimee Rockhill-Carpenter, the City’s Health Services Manager, to answer your questions about West Nile Virus and how to prevent mosquito breeding in Arlington Prevention is the best defense against mosquito borne illnesses. Arlington residents are encouraged to identify, reduce and treat mosquito breeding sites around their property. Potential sources include potted plants, children’s toys, buckets and other objects that…
A Guide to Mosquitoes and Mosquito Prevention
Mosquitoes are an annoyance to most because of the itchy mosquito bites they leave behind, but they can also pose a far more serious threat.
Repel Mosquitoes With These Mosquito Prevention Tips
Repel mosquitoes with some practical mosquito prevention tips from Slug-A-Bug a Brevard County FL, pest control specialist