When it rains and water ponds, mosquitos breed faster than ever.
Mosquitoes and ticks are a nuisance, but even worse, they can spread diseases like West Nile and Lyme. Now, some types of those insects are responsible for carrying new diseases — chikungunya and Powassan.
Lyme Disease in Western Pennsylvania is booming.
The overwhelming heat the area is experiencing can be hazardous to your health. However, there are plenty of other things about summer that can stop us in our tracks too.