Tag: "infestation" at medical news
Fire Ants are Emerging Nuisance for Virginians
...lem, Miller and Schultz emphasized that a fire ant infestation
is not the end of the world. "Homeowners and landscape workers in Florida and Texas have been dealing with this issue for decades now," Schultz said. "Virginians need to be more careful and be aware of their surroundings when outdoors. If you know ...
Officials Indicted for Allowing a Fast Food Joint Teeming With Rats in New York to Function
...the rats and said it was working to ensure another infestation
didn't happen again. SRMB...
Tea Workers Health Precarious, a Study
...widespread. Common infectious diseases were worm infestation
(65.4 per cent), respiratory problems (6.7 per cent), diarrhea (1.7 per cent), skin infection, filariasis and pulmonary tuberculosis. The study also registered prevalence of Non-Communicable diseases like hypertension (45.9 per cent), senile catara...
Pets As Disease Watchdogs
...y proportionate to the incidence of fleal and tick infestation
in pets. With this information, unusual occurrences of this disease could be anticipated. Public could be alerted to disinfect affected areas for ticks. Other potential diseases like Rocky Mountain spotted fever l transmitted by ticks and fleas coul...
Time For Lice To Go
...tment would be beneficial to both people with lice infestation
and those who are trying to avoid acquiring one. A liquid paraffin preparation, similar to that used to prevent bird eggs from hatching, also could possibly suffocate the larva by severely decreasing the flow of oxygen to it, suggested the researcher...