Articles for Tag: "West Nile virus"

Chicago ranked No. 2 worst city for mosquitoes 
Chicago ranked No. 2 worst city for mosquitoes
Learn more about these little buggers and how to protect yourself.
West Nile may be close to home 
West Nile may be close to home
The virus carried by mosquitos and dead birds has been reported in the Chicago region.
5 ways to protect yourself against West Nile 
5 ways to protect yourself against West Nile
Experts urge people to know the signs and symptoms of the virus and to avoid bites when possible.
Are you more attractive to mosquitoes? 
Are you more attractive to mosquitoes?
With West Nile virus on the rise, a physician explains how to keep the pests at bay.
4 bites that could really bug you 
4 bites that could really bug you
From bed bugs to pesky mosquitoes, most insect bites are no more than a nuisance, but some bug bites may require medical attention.