How to Avoid Mosquito-Borne Illness
As warmer weather approaches, it’s time to start worrying about that most irritating of common insects: the mosquito. Whether you’re traveling to a place where mosquitoes – and the resulting mosquito-borne illnesses – are rampant or you just want to make sure your kids are safe in your own backyard, it’s important to take steps to avoid pesky and potentially dangerous bites.
To get the best tips on stopping mosquitoes and mosquito viruses in their tracks, we sat down with Dr. Deborah Mulligan, MDLIVE’s Chief Medical Affairs Officer and an accomplished pediatric emergency medicine physician. She gave us all the information you’ll need to keep mosquito bites at bay.