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Australian experiment wipes out over 80% of disease-carrying mosquitoes - CNN

In an experiment with global implications, Australian scientists have successfully wiped out more than 80% of disease-carrying mosquitoes in trial locations across north Queensland.

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Why Do Mosquitos Bite Some People More Than Others?

Blood type, metabolism, exercise, shirt color and even drinking beer can make individuals especially delicious to mosquitoes

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First human case of mosquito-borne virus reported in North Florida - Story | WNYW

It’s mosquito season and it’s almost impossible to avoid being bitten. 

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CDC: Diseases From Mosquitoes, Fleas and Ticks Have Tripled | Time

A CDC report shows that diseases spread by mosquitoes, ticks and fleas—like Zika and Lyme disease—have more than tripled from 2004 to 2016.

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CDC confirms lemon eucalyptus oil as effective as DEET

According to the CDC, lemon eucalyptus oil could be a much safer and more natural weapon than DEET.