Watch Out for these Five Insect-Born Diseases This Summer

Zika isn’t the only insect-born illness you need to be wary of. Last year was a big year for Zika. I remember the concern came around the same time as the Rio Olympics and spread like wildfire. As of April, 2017, the CDC states that a total of 1,793 pregnant women in the U.S. showContinue reading “Watch Out for these Five Insect-Born Diseases This Summer”

Lyme Disease: What to Do If You Get Bitten By a Tick

What to do if you are bitten by a lyme-infested tick. I know it may not look like it right now, but summer is on its way. For those of us with kids, one of the more annoying things about summer is worrying about tick bites, and the possibility of Lyme disease. Lyme disease isContinue reading “Lyme Disease: What to Do If You Get Bitten By a Tick”