Posted in April 2013

World Malaria Day

World Malaria Day

Today, April 25, 2013 is World Malaria Day. Malaria is a deadly, mosquito-borne disease which is a current, global health concern. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates around 350-500 million cases of Malaria occur worldwide each year, and more than 1 million deaths are attributed to Malaria, most deaths occurring in young children … Continue reading

April is Lyme Disease In Dogs Awareness Month

Did you know that April is “Prevent Lyme Disease in Dogs” month? Lyme disease is a bacterial, tick-borne disease, prevalent in the Northeast, but found across the US. This disease is now regarded as the most common tick-borne illness in the US. Lyme disease affects dogs and humans, but is rarely found in other domestic animals. It … Continue reading

April is National Pest Control Month

April is National Pest Control Month

Did you know that April is National Pest Control Month? Here at Mosquito Squad of Montgomery & Howard County, we are determined to help Marylanders take back their backyard and enjoy pest-free time outdoors with their families, friends & pets. We have some simple tips for those who are looking to take preventative steps to … Continue reading