Advira Shand (co-founder, WAGS Construction, climate activist, and ambassador for Youth for Enlightenment and Welfare) writes about climate change in the Caribbean and a looming health crisis. 432 more words
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With 19 Cases of Chikungunya Being Confirmed in Texas, Victoria Mosquito Control is More Important Than Ever
Disease carrying mosquitoes are in full swing. The mosquito population is sure to surge as we approach cooler temperatures than we have been seeing here in Victoria. 298 more words
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Saudi Arabia
Between 18 and 21 August 2015, the National IHR Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia notified WHO of 29 additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection, including 6 deaths. 74 more words
A Mistaway® Mosquito Misting System Can Keep Your Yard Completely Under Your Control in Regards to All Biting and Stinging Pests
As you prepare for your Labor Day weekend, is your yard going to be a free-for-all for the local mosquitoes? Are you and your guests going to be exposed to hundreds of mosquitoes that are finally coming back out due to the recent cool down here in Victoria TX? 322 more words
Hello all, it’s been a while. Sorry about that, a lot has been going on with me lately.
Let me start with the beginning, or at least where I left off. 871 more words
Poor little Reunion Island. Before last week, it was a place known mostly to surfers and scientists. Now it’s got an international spotlight on it since pieces of a plane that might be MH370 washed up on its beaches. 177 more words
PLANO (CBSDFW.COM) – Health officials in Plano have confirmed the city’s first human case of the Chikungunya virus.
Officials with the Collin County Health Department say the case involves a traveler who was infected in another country, and then returned to the United States. 217 more words