What You Should Know About The Zika Virus and How Mosquito Control Companies Can Help

It is well known that mosquitoes are vectors for diseases such as West Nile Virus, but recent news reports have brought to light another health risk – the Zika Virus. This virus is found all over the world, but it is now being identified in the United States. This has caused some public concern, mostly due to the fact that many people are not familiar with this illness and do not know what, if any, health risks exist. Knowledge is your best defense; so, here is what you need to know about the Zika Virus and how mosquito control companies can be a strong defense against it. What is the Zika Virus? The Zika Virus is spread to humans via a certain type of infected mosquito – the Aedes mosquito. The illness is not considered severe or even moderate. Symptoms may include rash, fever, conjunctivitis, and joint pain which can last up to a week after being bitten by a mosquito that is infected with the virus. Often people don’t even realize that they’ve been infected; it is extremely

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