It’s much worse than Lyme disease. Ticks in our area have been found to carry a rare, potentially deadly virus that doesn’t have a treatment or a cure.
If you have been enjoying some time outside this summer, you probably have noticed the mosquitoes are out in force. There are countless repellants out there on the market, and many question whether they actually work.
With confirmed cases of West Nile virus around the Tri-State area, health officials are concerned about the large amounts of standing water and flooding left by hurricane-turned-tropical storm Irene.