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Rainy Weather Breeding More Mosquitoes, Leads To West Nile Concerns

When it rains and water ponds, mosquitos breed faster than ever.

07/08/2015

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Consumer Reports Tests Safer, Effective Insect Repellents

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.

05/13/2015

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Lyme Disease On The Upswing In Western Pa.

Lyme Disease in Western Pennsylvania is booming.

10/24/2014

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Fact Or Fiction: Summer’s Outdoor Hazards

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.

07/20/2011