Beware: It’s Mosquito Season
West Nile virus and other arboviruses are transmitted primarily through the bite of an infected mosquito or tick. These viruses cause thousands of people to get sick each summer. In 2012, there was a substantial increase in the number of West Nile virus cases reported in the U.S. In this podcast, Jennifer Lehman discusses ways to avoid being infected with an arbovirus. Created: 6/27/2013 by MMWR. Date Released: 6/27/2013. Series Name: A Cup of Health with CDC.
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