Stop Bugging Me: Why are you a target for mosquito bites?

Stop Bugging Me: Why are you a target for mosquito bites?

Are you a magnet for mosquitoes? Well, it turns out you’re the lucky 1 out of 5 people that mosquitoes find irresistible.  Jonathan Day, a professor of medical entomology, calls this group the “high attractor types.”  Sight and smell are the two most compelling factors when it comes to mosquito attraction.  Although most are out of our control, scientists … Continue reading Stop Bugging Me: Why are you a target for mosquito bites?

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Tick Tips – What You Need To Know

Tick Tips – What You Need To Know

  With increasing evidence that ticks are capable of withstanding cold temperatures, these pests are becoming a year-round problem. Therefore, understanding the risks ticks pose and the best strategies to remove them are of great importance, even in the fall and winter months. How to Prevent Against Tick Bites Know where ticks hide. Ticks live … Continue reading Tick Tips – What You Need To Know

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