CDC warns of spike in mosquito and tick infections across U.S.A
Professional Mosquito Control Company – VA, MD, WV
The CDC Warning April 2018
The CDC reported that the number of human infections resulting from tick, mosquito and flea bites tripled from 2004 to 2016. The 96,075 cases were the highest on record. West Nile Virus, Zika, Lyme Disease, Chikungunya Virus, and Yellow Fever are all present. Virginia and Maryland are in the “high danger” zone.
You Can Fight Back with Preventative Measures
Children, gardeners, landscapers and pets are at high risk. You can avoid some mosquito and tick bites by using insect repellent, wearing long sleeves and eliminating standing water around your house. Children should be checked daily especially for ticks. You may also choose to treat your yard with our professional program. Our mosquito treatments are applied every 21 days from April-September throughout the mid-Atlantic region. These are safe, comprehensive mosquito and tick control measures that treat for breeding sites and resting locations. All services are warrantied. See mosquito and tick control for details.
With offices in Purcellville VA and Mt. Airy MD, our company employs state-certified inspectors and technicians that are ready to quickly handle this summer’s mosquito and tick control challenge.