Mosquitoes are out in force. We’re at the height of mosquito season and these pests are really making themselves known! With the rise of reported cases of West Nile virus in Virginia, a local Fairfax resident and employee of the […]Read More
Mosquitoes are the most deadly creature on this planet. They are responsible for the transmission of many diseases, and some of these, such as Malaria, are fatal. But what exactly is a mosquito-borne disease?
What does mosquito-borne disease mean?
A mosquito-borne disease […]
As the seasons change from summer to fall and the number of mosquitoes appear to decrease, we could be easily lured into a false sense of security that we’re okay to let down our defenses from these disease spreading pests. […]Read More
Prevention is cure as they say! When it comes to mosquitoes, being able to avoid a bite altogether is the best way to protect yourself from the diseases they spread and that irritating itch they leave you with, once they’ve […]Read More
Mosquitoes may be tiny, but they can sure pack a punch to creatures of a size even bigger than us humans. These disease spreading critters can transmit arboviruses which can cause fatal neurologic diseases in horses. Here’s an article with more […]Read More
Mosquitoes are literally everywhere. No matter what part of the globe you reside, you are at risk of being bitten by a mosquito. In some areas the potential that the mosquitoes are carrying life threatening or debilitating diseases are higher […]Read More
There are lots of myths surrounding mosquitoes, some more believable than others. What food scares them off, the time of day or night they are most likely to feast on you, who they are inclined to feed on… the list […]Read More
The mosquito transmitted disease known as West Nile virus, has been reported to be a deadlier threat than previously thought. This is concerning for many who have been infected by the illness and of course to us all who are […]Read More
A very lucky bald eagle has been re-released back into the wild after a very close call with West Nile virus. It’s not the actual mosquito transmitted disease that could possibly kill these birds of prey, but the symptoms. Here’s […]Read More