Articles for Tag: "mosquitos"

What to know about using insect repellent  Featured
What to know about using insect repellent
An expert reveals some key dos and don’ts to follow the next time you use bug spray.
Mosquitoes carrying Zika may make their way to the U.S. 
Mosquitoes carrying Zika may make their way to the U.S.
A study predicts the virus will spread to the southern United States and east coast by summer.
Mosquito repellent can help guard against Zika virus 
Mosquito repellent can help guard against Zika virus
A new study finds that a common bug spray can help ward off infected mosquitos. Get the details.
What you need to know about the Zika virus 
What you need to know about the Zika virus
An infectious disease specialist explains the dangers of the virus for both men and women.
Infographic: 6 tips for a bug bite free summer  Featured
Infographic: 6 tips for a bug bite free summer
Here are a few ways to avoid those pesky insects while outdoors.
Bug sprays getting label facelift 
Bug sprays getting label facelift
The EPA has come out with a labeling system for insect repellents that will make avoiding bites this summer easier.
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.