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O.C. To Take Advanced Measures To Eradicate West Nile Virus In Wake Of 3 Deaths

SANTA ANA (CBSLA.com) — Orange County is dealing with the worst case of West Nile virus in its history and this week, vector control will begin spraying neighborhoods with pesticides. 127 more words

News

Heartworm Disease in Dogs and Cats

All it takes is the bite of one infected mosquito to infect an animal with heartworms.

Signs and Symptoms in dogs: coughing, loss of appetite, buildup of fluid in the abdomen, weight loss, fainting, labored breathing, not wanting to exercise, fatigue, enlarged liver, enlarged heart, abnormal lung sounds, abnormal heart sounds, pale gums, dark bloody urine, congestive heart failure… 31 more words

Paws

What is Ontotechnology?

…a reader asks.

Well, let me say right up front that ontotechnology as I describe it is pure-quill handwavium. Its connection to contemporary, real-world physics is that I endeavor to avoid coming right out and stabbing said contemporary, real-world physics in the face; after all, anything discovered in the future has to be consistent with the present. 579 more words

Worldbuilding

Dengue & Vector Control

According to WHO globally dengue disease is 10th most common cause of mortality
Two-third of the world population is at risk of contracting dengue fever. There are 50 -100 million cases of dengue fever each year. 285 more words