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How You Can Protect Against West Nile Virus

For the last few years, summer in Connecticut has been wrought with a few insect related health alerts that we need to be aware of. Ticks, especially Lyme Disease carrying deer ticks are one, Zika and West Nile virus, transmitted via mosquitos are the others. Last summer alone, 19 Connecticut towns reported mosquitos carrying the West …

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Preventing Zika in Connecticut; What We Can Do

Spring break is a popular time for traveling abroad, but what if that travel is to popular tropical countries and islands that have been affected by the Zika virus? We now know that mosquitoes are not the only way that Zika is transmitted. Preventing Zika in Connecticut needs to be addressed on multiple levels. Let’s address …

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