With 1/3 of the votes, this WDW goes to West Nile Virus! I’m sure the majority of us from New England (at least) remember/still get periodic updates about spraying for West Nile or pamphlets in the mail about how to protect yourself about this mosquito borne illness, but what do you REALLY know about it? 1,181 more words
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – When was the last time you suffered a mosquito bite? If your answer is recently, you likely live on a block of the Upper West Side where a year-round sewer species just won’t die. 354 more words
ISLIP, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Suffolk County has announced its first human case of West Nile Virus this year.
The county health commissioner said Friday that the patient is a man over the age of 55 who lives in the Town of Islip. 125 more words
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Study finds TICKS like to hang out at GOLF COURSES ~ COLORADAN succumb s to HANTAVIRUS ~ TICK-BORNE ANAPLASMOSIS cases nearly double in MAINE ~ FOLLOW-UP REPORT: Test confirms first GRAY WOLF near GRAND CANYON in 75 years ~ WEST NILE VIRUS (WNV) report from CALIFORNIA ~ RABIES reports from NJ, PA & VA.
Global 11/22/14 business-standard.com: Golf courses are prime habitats for ticks, the tiny bloodsucking creatures, says a new study. Ticks like to feed at the boundaries between the woods and open spaces – the kind of settings found in golf courses. 1,115 more words
As Alabama experiences a cold snap this week, have you ever wondered if mosquitoes can actually survive the Winter? Well, yes they can!
Certain mosquitoes can survive winter in the larval stage. 298 more words