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Zika and mosquitoes – how to protect yourself

Zika and mosquitoes – how to protect yourself

Be sure to check out our article for everything you need to know about the Zika virus and pregnancy. Learn what it is, how it spreads, signs and s ...
Protect yourself from mosquitoes

Protect yourself from mosquitoes

The most common way for Zika to spread is through the bite of an infected mosquito. So the best way to protect yourself is to avoid mosquito bites. Wh ...
Time for sunshine and flowers… and bugs

Time for sunshine and flowers… and bugs

Pesticides are chemicals used to kill or keep away insects and rodents. You can use some pesticides in your home. Others are for use only outside or o ...
West Nile virus on the rise

West Nile virus on the rise

West Nile virus (WNV) is a potentially serious illness. It is a seasonal epidemic in North America that flares up in the summer and continues into the ...