Summer is drawing to a close. While we’ll miss the barbecues, ice cream-indulging weather and lake trips, we won’t miss the mosquitoes. They bite and transmit dangerous diseases.
Mosquitoes threaten public health by carrying infectious viruses such as Yellow Fever, West […]
The Asian Tiger mosquito has a cool name, a cool acronym (ATM) and a cool look. But don’t be fooled-like a new partner who’s just come out of a toxic relationship, the ATM comes with unhealthy baggage.
First of all, who […]Read More
Is there anything more annoying than the mosquito? You know the constant buzzing sounds they make right in your ear. Or the continuous swatting because they always seem to find you and not everyone else around you (experts say this […]Read More
Some of our favorite foods appeal to us because of the smell. Cooked bacon can send our taste buds into overdrive, or a waft of garlic can cause our saliva glands to go crazy. Smell is powerful and it can […]Read More
The itch of a mosquito bite can drive you crazy! How many times have you been a victim to these disease-spreading pests and felt like there was just nothing that could satisfy the itch? Do you know why a bite […]Read More
For you ladies out there that love a nice fragrance, you might want to check out ‘Bombshell’ by Victoria’s Secret. It’s known for its floral and fruity notes which are pleasant to our sense of smell. However, it’s not so […]Read More
Let’s face it, there’s never a ‘good’ year when it comes to mosquitoes. However, this year, health officials have warned that it could be particularly bad. During the last few months many parts of the United States have suffered from […]Read More
Mosquito Awareness Week is just around the corner. June 23-29 is a time to help raise awareness about the dangers of mosquitoes and what you can do in terms of prevention and protection. The following article shares ideas that you […]Read More
Do certain plants actually repel mosquitoes? There have been many articles suggesting that plants such as citronella are a great natural repellent in keeping these pesky pests out of your back yard. Could having a few plant pots in your […]Read More