September 27, 2017

Exposure to Pet and Pest Allergens During Infancy Linked to Reduced Asthma Risk

Children exposed to high indoor levels of pet or pest allergens during infancy have a lower risk of developing asthma by 7 years of age, new […]
September 27, 2017

Infectious Mosquitoes Expanding Range, NY Times Reports

A mounting number of citations on a popular disease-tracking website suggests that mosquitoes may be moving into new ecological niches with greater frequency, NY Times reported. The […]
September 27, 2017

Another Case of West Nile Virus Found in South Carolina

Another case of West Nile virus has been found in South Carolina. The Herald of Rock Hill reported a second case has been found in the city. The […]
September 27, 2017

Mosquitoes Become Major Issue for Hundreds after Irma

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) – If you feel like you’ve seen a lot more mosquitoes out lately, you’re not alone. After hurricane Irma passed through, mosquito […]
August 29, 2017

Tracking and Eliminating the Elusive Pharaoh Ant

As its name suggests, the pharaoh ant certainly views itself as a “ruler” among ants and they can be a real headache for home and business […]
August 29, 2017

UCR, UC Davis Center to Fight Vector-Borne Diseases

RIVERSIDE, Calif. —The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention has announced a step to enhance public-health preparedness for diseases transmitted by mosquitoes and ticks […]