8 05, 2017

Why the Menace of Mosquitoes Will Only Get Worse

By | May 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The outbreak began so slowly that no one in Dallas perceived it at first. In June 2012, a trickle of people began showing up in emergency rooms broiling with fever, complaining that their necks were stiff and that bright lights hurt their eyes. The numbers were initially small; but by the middle of July, there [...]

2 05, 2017

Here’s How States Plan to Protect Pregnant People from Zika

By | May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

As the 2017 mosquito season draws near, states are bracing for another potential outbreak of the Zika virus, the mosquito-borne illness responsible for microcephaly in babies born to infected people. State health officials across the country have started to ramp up prevention efforts, encouraging residents to get tested and use repellent. Since parents-to-be are especially [...]

2 05, 2017

Use an Exterminator If Ants Uncovered in Early Spring

By | May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Finding some carpenter ants in your home during warm weather in summer and fall does not necessarily mean there is a nest inside. First, try to determine whether the ants are coming from an outdoor or an indoor nest, although this can be difficult. If you find carpenter ants in your home during winter, late [...]