It’s summer time and we all are enjoying to it’s fullest. But Itchy red bites might seem like an inevitable part of this season. We swat, spray, or move away from bugs when they bug us but our kids and babies cant.
Most of the children have mild reactions to insect bites yet some become very sick. Moreover mosquitoes are a big headache as they spread dangerous diseases like malaria, dengue, West Nile virus, chikungunya, yellow fever, filariasis, tularemia, dirofilariasis and many more. Continue reading Keep your kids away from bugs.
Zika Virus in local mosquitos. Florida officials for the first time have detected the Zika virus in local mosquitos! Although local cases of the virus in humans were reported in Florida last month, this is the first time that mosquitos were detected. The mosquitos under surveillance by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services were to be carrying the dangerous virus. Continue reading Zika Virus in local mosquitos
Zika Virus Warning and window screens! Quality window screens and sliding screen doors on windows help prevent the spread of the Zika Virus! This disease, discovered in the Zika forest in Uganda several decades ago. Is not just a problem in Africa and Asia, but throughout the world. Also, it’s now found in the Western Hemisphere! This includes in the United States. Pregnant women need to be cautious because the virus can cause Microcephaly! This severe developmental disorder disrupts the growth of an infant’s brain giving them an abnormally small head!! Continue reading Zika Virus – found in United States