Insect Bites

Tick-borne disease looks like the flu

Tick-borne disease looks like the flu

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Some patients who are experiencing flulike symptoms might actually be afflicted with babesiosis, a malaria-like disease that peaks from May to September.

Bedbug-related insecticide use poses toxicity risks

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Illnesses caused by excessive and improper use of insecticides to control bedbug infestations are on the rise and may have contributed to the death of a 65-year-old North Carolina woman.

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