Tag Archives: West Nile Virus North Shore Massachusetts

Zika’s Older Brother, West Nile Virus, is Already Here in Massachusetts

We know that Zika Virus has been captivating news watchers all spring and summer long, but it is time to focus on a current local threat. West Nile Virus has been found in mosquito populations in Massachusetts just in the … Continue reading

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Mosquito Control North Shore For West Nile Virus and Asian Tiger Mosquitoes

The 2015 mosquito season has not even officially begun, and we already have a positive case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in Essex County. There are currently five cases in neighboring Middlesex County. According to the CDC, West Nile Virus … Continue reading

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Protecting your Pet from Lyme Disease: Tick Control North Shore

Can your dog or cat get Lyme Disease, too? What are the symptoms you should look for? What can been done to protect your pets? These are serious questions for many residents of the North Shore, who want to keep … Continue reading

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Scientists Concerned That Cases of WNV and EEE May Be High This Year On The North Shore MA.

Unfortunately, mosquitoes in the Eastern part of MA have just tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) and West Nile Virus (WNV). Eastern Equine Encephalitis was detected in mosquitoes in Plymouth County, Mass. West Nile Virus (WNV) was detected in … Continue reading

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Getting to know the two most prevalent mosquito-borne illnesses in Massachusetts, West Nile Virus and Eastern equine encephalitis

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore discusses the two most dominant mosquito-borne illnesses in Massachusetts, West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis. Continue reading

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Dead bird in Peabody MA tests positive for West Nile and community concern rises

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore addresses the concerns regarding recent reports of mosquitoes testing positive for WNV, and a dead bird in Peabody recently found that died from the virus. Continue reading

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You may be playing a game of Russian roulette with the mosquito that lurks in your own yard

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore can make your home a refuge from mosquitoes and the risks of mosquito-borne illnesses such as West Nile Virus. Continue reading

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