Diseases From Tick, Mosquito & Flea Bites Have Tripled In US, CDC SaysAs the weather warms up and New Englanders prepare to enjoy the outdoors, the Centers for Disease Control is warning that illnesses from mosquito, tick and flea bites are on the rise.
Mosquito Season Could Be Worse Than Usual In NortheastA wetter-than-normal spring in the Northeast is producing a bumper crop of mosquitoes, leading to worries of a corresponding spike in mosquito-borne illnesses this summer.
West Nile Virus Detected In Worcester MosquitoesMassachusetts health officials say West Nile virus has been detected in mosquitoes in the state for the first time this summer.
New LED TV Uses Sound Waves To Keep Mosquitoes AwayWhat if you could keep mosquitoes away just by getting a new TV?
I-Team: Thousands Of Acres Will Not Be Protected Against MosquitoesSome areas of the state may not be as well protected as they have in the past, and some fear special interest groups may be putting the public at risk.
Norfolk County Begins Fight Against MosquitoesIf you think it's too early to be thinking about mosquitoes, think again.
Health Officials ID 3rd Case Of West Nile Virus In Mass.Massachusetts public health officials say a third human case of West Nile virus has been confirmed.
Risk Level For West Nile Virus Raised In Boston AreaState health officials have raised the West Nile virus risk level from "low" to "moderate" for Boston and 11 surrounding towns after multiple mosquitoes trapped in the area tested positive for the disease.
Boston Makes 'Top 10 Buggiest Cities' ListGrab the bug spray, Boston.
Top 6 Mosquito Repellent Plants To Keep Pests AwaySummer means it’s time to fire up the grill and invite friends over for a barbecue, but it seems like unexpected guests always crash the party. No, not your in-laws — we’re talking about pesky bugs
Mass. Reports 2nd West Nile Virus Case Of 2014The Massachusetts Department of Health says the state has confirmed its second human case of West Nile virus this year.
New Bedford, Freetown To Spray Mosquitoes After Detecting EEEIf you live in New Bedford or Freetown, you might want to close your windows overnight because there will be mosquito spraying across both communities.
Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Virus In BostonFor the first time this summer, a mosquito pool in Boston has tested positive for West Nile Virus.
Two NH Residents Test Positive For Chikungunya VirusNew Hampshire health officials are reporting two cases of the Chikungunya virus in people.
Four Boston Residents Test Positive For Chikungunya VirusFour Boston residents have tested positive for the Chikungunya virus, health officials confirmed on Saturday.