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Mosquito Bite Protection in Florida
To access resources from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), please go to http://www.cdc.gov/zika.
Living in Florida, mosquitoes are seemingly part of our everyday life. However, many children don't know mosquitoes not only make them itch, but can carry diseases like Zika and West Nile virus. To help prevent infection and to reduce the spread of mosquito-borne diseases, it is important for kids and parents to practice basic mosquito bite prevention: cover skin with long clothing and repellant and spill! sources of standing water.
Ways to Help Protect Your Family From Mosquito-Borne Illnesses
Featuring Dr. Paula Thaqi, director of the Florida Department of Health in Broward County and CSC Broward Council Member
Future First: Enjoying Open Spaces While Protecting Ourselves
from Mosquito-Borne Diseases (May 2017)