New Mosquito-Borne Virus Has Been Discovered

We already know how dangerous mosquitoes can be, as they are…
July 25, 2018/by Cole Smithes

First Cases of West Nile Virus in 2018 Spring Arrive in illinois

According to the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH),…
July 12, 2018/by Cole Smithes

California Leads Nation in Mosquito-Borne Diseases

The CDC has reported that California leads the nation with over…
July 11, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Hawaii Sunscreen Ban Could Cause Rise in Skin Cancer

A bill banning certain types of sunscreen could take effect in…
July 6, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Lyme Disease Can Cause Rare Complications Affecting Your Heart

Dr. Adrian Baranchuk from the Kingston General Hospital Research…
July 5, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Tips to Help Avoid Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, with…
July 3, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Lyme Disease Is on the Rise Again

Barbara Thorne, an Entomologist at the University of Maryland,…
July 2, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Dogs Could Cause the Next Flu Pandemic

Researchers have discovered that dogs may be “potential reservoirs”…
June 29, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Seven-Year-Old Boy Suffers Permanent Brain Damage Due to Tick Bite

Adam Mitchell, a young boy from Inverness, Scotland, was a happy,…
June 28, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Should You Tan During the Summer?

The simplest answer to this question is no; unless you take precautions.

So,…
June 18, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Should Children Use Different Sunscreen Than Adults?

It’s important to protect yourself, along with your children,…
June 15, 2018/by Cole Smithes

CDC Reports Spike in Flu-Related Deaths in Children

A recent study performed by the CDC provided some shocking statistics…
June 14, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Flu Deaths Rise in The Carolinas

North and South Carolina have had a tough flu season with at…
May 29, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Lyme Disease Becomes More Prevalent in Pennsylvania

Roughly one third of all Lyme disease cases reported in the United…
May 28, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Another Mosquito Species Could Spread Zika

Recent lab results suggest another mosquito species could transfer…
May 25, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Is A Higher SPF Sunscreen Better?

It seems obvious when buying sunscreen that you want the highest…
May 23, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Vector Borne Diseases Have More Than Tripled in Amount since 2004

With Summer coming around the corner the CDC and Prevention experts…
May 22, 2018/by Cole Smithes

How the Flu Kills So Fast

Recently, a 4-year-old, and 10-year-old, and a 21-year-old bodybuilder…
April 13, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Two New Virus Carrying Mosquitoes Discovered in Florida

An Agricultural Sciences Entomologist at the University of Florida…
April 12, 2018/by Cole Smithes

Maine CDC Says Lyme Disease Cases Have Been Growing in Recent Years

The CDC of Maine recently reported that in 2017 three common…
April 11, 2018/by Cole Smithes