Take caution to avoid mosquitoes, recent West Nile cases confirmed

After recent reports of West Nile mosquitoes, residents throughout Texas should take caution to avoid exposure to mosquitoes and reduce risk of infection. Although there are some misconceptions about West Nile, the August 4th release from the Texas Department of State Health Services reported nine total cases of West Nile this year, with three suffering … Continue reading Take caution to avoid mosquitoes, recent West Nile cases confirmed

Learn how to lower your risk of contracting West Nile virus and when to seek medical attention

As the summer winds down, Central Texas residents are savoring the last few weeks of outdoor fun. But, while we’re feasting on watermelon and barbecue, mosquitoes are feasting on us. And that means an increased risk of contracting West Nile Virus. With the combination a mild winter, rain and hot temperatures, the environment has provided … Continue reading Learn how to lower your risk of contracting West Nile virus and when to seek medical attention