Zika Virus Threatens Homes: Nuisance to Public Health Threat

[embed]https://youtu.be/FVjXHntejH8[/embed] Zika Virus Threatens Homes: Nuisance to Public Health Threat Shocking news of the mosquito-borne Zika virus bewildered thousands all over the world! The common mosquito turned from a nuisance into a serious public health threat during an outbreak that hit many around the globe last year. Though this new virus came as a scare to many it seems to have been inevitable. It’s important to remember that mosquitoes have been around since the dinosaurs! The oldest fossilized mosquito is 46 million years old! They have been spreading diseases like Malaria, Yellow Fever, Chikungunya, etc. for many millennia. In fact, currently it is said that there is about 100 quadrillion mosquitoes, while there is only about 7.5 billion humans in...

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CAUTION: Zika Virus Found in Long Beach

CAUTION: Zika Virus Found in Long Beach   Attention all those visiting or living in the Los Angeles area. Just earlier today CBS Los Angeles news reported that the Zika Virus was found in Long Beach! Protect yourself and your family from being exposed to this disease. Residents and visitors of the nearby area need to take precautions to prevent mosquito bites! If this applies to you wear long sleeves and pants, empty any container or area of water, make sure your screens doors and windows are in good repair, etc. Check out this article to further prevent mosquito bites! http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2017/06/19/zika-mosquitoes-long-beach/ The safety of you and your family is in your hands. In order to stop the Zika Virus from...

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Zika Virus in local mosquitos

Zika Virus in local mosquitos Zika Virus in local mosquitos.  Florida officials for the first time have detected the Zika virus in local mosquitos! Although local cases of the virus in humans were reported in Florida last month, this is the first time that mosquitos were detected.  The mosquitos under surveillance by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services were to be carrying the dangerous virus. Trapped insects The insects were trapped in the same 1.5-mile area of Miami Beach.  The same area where the human cases of the Zika virus were reported.  The media speculated that local mosquitos were responsible.  Most cases where travelling to Zika infested countries outside of the United States is blamed. Zika virus is...

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Zika Virus – found in United States

Zika Virus Warning

Zika Virus - found in United States! Zika Virus Warning and window screens!  Quality window screens and sliding screen doors on windows help prevent the spread of the Zika Virus!  This disease, discovered in the Zika forest in Uganda several decades ago. Is not just a problem in Africa and Asia, but throughout the world.  Also, it's now found in places in the Western Hemisphere meaning, near you, in the United States.  Pregnant women are especially advised to be cautious as the virus can cause Microcephaly!  This severe developmental disorder disrupts the growth of an infant’s brain giving them an abnormally small head!! Furthermore, Florida has experienced the most cases of the Zika virus in our country!  Zika Virus Warnings...

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