Mosquitoes and West Nile
mosquitoes spread West Nile virus that can cause serious, life-altering, and
even fatal disease. Keep using insect repellent, wear long sleeves and long
pants and dump out standing water in the yard where mosquitoes can lay their
with West Nile virus, prevention is your best bet. Fighting mosquito bites
reduces your risk of getting this disease, along with others that mosquitoes
can carry. Take the commonsense steps below to reduce your risk: avoid bites
and illness, clean out the mosquitoes from the places where you work and play.
information can be found at the Centers for Disease Control website.