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Close Up Of An Adult Female An Adult Male Nymph And Larva Tick Is Shown June 15 2001

Powassan Virus Facts: Things You Should Know

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.

04/09/2015

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Seen At 11: Which Mosquito Repellants Actually Work?

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.

07/03/2013

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Health Officials Worried About Mosquitoes In Flooded Communities

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.

09/01/2011