It’s not lions, tigers, or bears (oh, my!) but rather the mosquito that is the deadliest animal in the world. It’s not even close. Known for carrying numerous diseases ranging from Dengue to Malaria, these tiny flying bugs kill more than 1 million people each year! 575 more words
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CHICAGO (CBS) — The next couple weeks could be a bit of a roller coaster ride for mosquito activity in the Chicago area.
Wet weather followed by warmer temperatures provides the perfect incubator for mosquito larvae. 227 more words
Recently Confirmed West Nile Virus Cases in South Carolina Highlight the Significance of Mosquito Control
Normally, seeing the first confirmed case of the West Nile Virus here in South Carolina comes around mid July. This year, we already have 2 cases and we aren’t even into June yet. 281 more words
(CBS) — As the weather becomes balmier, state health officials are warning Illinoisans about insect bites that could cause serious illnesses like West Nile virus or Lyme disease. 285 more words