- AFMW: Olympic Wrestler Mark SchultzPosted 20 hours ago
- Mitt Romney Will Not Run For President In 2016 [VIDEO]Posted 2 days ago
- VIRAL VIDEOS: A New Level of ArcheryPosted 2 days ago
- Do Super Bowl Commercials Need To Be Cleaned Up?Posted 2 days ago
- Jeb Bush To “Actively Explore The Possibility Of Running For President”Posted 1 month ago
- Insurance Industry Giving Affordable Care Act Customers More Time To Pay PremiumsPosted 2 months ago
- Boehner Responds To President Obama’s Immigration Plan [VIDEO]Posted 2 months ago
- AFMW: Comedian Sebastian ManiscalcoPosted 3 months ago
- FOX in the Fast Lane: Kicking Off The ChasePosted 5 months ago
- Obamacare Data Discrepancies Could Jeopardize CoveragePosted 7 months ago
Housecall for Health: West Nile on the Rise
You may notice more mosquitoes buzzing around this year, and you can thank Mother Nature for that. And not only are they annoying and itchy, but they can be deadly.
FOX’s Colleen Cappon reports in today’s “Housecall for Health”:
U.S. health officials say the combination of hot weather and stagnant water in the U.S. is creating perfect conditions for breeding mosquitoes – and the spread of West Nile Virus. Friday, a Dallas mother of four became the city’s third resident to die from the infection. Nationally, there are early reports of higher rates of infected mosquitoes.
Experts recommend wearing insect repellent and draining standing water to eliminate their habitat.
Housecall for Health, I’m Colleen Cappon, FOX News Radio.