Mosquitos and the dangers they pose

Nearly a million people and countless animals are killed by mosquito-borne illnesses every year. And so, on August 20, we participate in National Mosquito Day to raise awareness of how these diseases impact us, and how we can reduce risks.

Here are some of the biggest diseases:

West Nile Virus. Awareness of West Nile Virus […]

Fact or fiction: Zika virus in animals

There has been growing concern about Zika virus after several news reports have focused on the virus causing children in South America to be born with microcephaly, a condition in which a baby’s head is significantly smaller than expected, often due to abnormal brain development. Scientists have yet to confirm the link to microcephaly and […]