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Could a Shrimp’s Cousin Save Us From Mosquitos?

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Researchers hope one fierce little crustacean can provide the answer In our modern, eco-conscious era, is there an effective alternative to mosquito population control than traditional, chemical-based solutions? Researchers at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science think a tiny creature similar to a shrimp may hold the answer. These crustaceans, known as copepods, […]

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Why Dogs Need Protection from Mosquitos

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What you can do to keep them safe Living in South Florida, it’s kind of impossible to escape mosquitos. We all know they’re out there and ready and willing to bite us, which is why many of us take extra time to get ready before we leave our homes. This may involve wearing strategic clothing […]

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S’more than Meets the Eye

Take your backyard camping s’mores game to another level with these five ideas Nothing quite says summer like a backyard get-together, whether it’s around a grill or a campfire. And one of the best ways to top off such an event is with a dessert made especially for the occasion: the venerable s’more. You may […]

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6 Easy Ways to Transform Your Yard

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You can tackle these home improvement projects this weekend If you have ever looked into a small home improvement project – refinishing kitchen cabinets, for example – you were probably pretty shocked at how much it would run you. (If you haven’t looked, we’ll save you the trouble: It’s about $2,500). Owning a home is […]

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Mosquito Season and Climate Change

How rising temperatures are having an impact on the bugs we love to hate The world is getting warmer, and there’s indisputable evidence of this. If you take a look at this chart, you will see that the last three years were the hottest in recorded history. For South Florida – and Miami, specifically – […]

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The Latest on the 2018 Mosquito Season

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What everyone needs to know to stay safe Mosquitos aren’t just a nuisance; they can be dangerous. This is why it is always wise to know what the little buggers are up to and how you can best protect yourself from them. Now that we’re in the heart of summer, we thought it would a […]

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Don’t Believe These Common Mosquito Myths

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Separate fact from fiction about mosquitos If you’re going to dislike mosquitos – and who can blame you – it’s only fair to dislike them for truthful reasons. Thanks to the Internet and social media, fake news runs rampant. People share opinions and hearsay, and it’s misinterpreted as fact. It’s still bad news for mosquitos […]

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Spittin’ Mad: Why Mosquito Saliva is Bad for Everyone

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Diseases carried by mosquitos could be diminished by creating a vaccine for the insect’s saliva As if you didn’t already have enough reasons to dislike mosquitos. Scientists recently reported that mosquito saliva makes changes to our immune systems. They’ve shown that these changes last at least a week in laboratory mice after they’ve been bitten. […]

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