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Time For Lice To Go
..., hygiene and social background, anyone can become infested
with lice. Young children are particularly susceptible because they tend to share things like hats and hairbrushes, which can harbor lice. The available lice treatments do not reliably kill the louse egg and the increasing prevalence of lice in cert...
Reports of Hantavirus infection in India raise concerns
... infection in India. Working or living in a rodent infested
setting or breathing dust after cleaning rodent droppings/ nests increases the chances of exposure to the virus. This is a significant study. Though the infection appears mild, who knows there may be cases of severe infections also, Anoop Misra, Prof...
Hantavirus Scare Grips U.S
...preads even through airborne particles from places infested
with mice. The virus needs to be killed during the clean-up time of the mice infested
areas. Bleach water or disinfectant is best to kill the virus for maintaining hygiene in mice habita...
Hantavirus Warning Issued In British Columbia
...e cautious about spring-cleaning in areas that are infested
by deer mice, after reports were conformed on the ...the boy who died also lived in an area known to be infested
with deer & mouse droppings. It was reported that in May, a 49-year-old eastern Idaho man had died...
Pregnant Women Can Minimize Risk Of Rodent-Based Virus
...s, especially in the foundation. -- If a home is infested
with one or more mice, have a non-pregnant individual remove the rodents, their droppings, urine and bedding, and clean affected surfaces with bleach to ensure that the virus is destroyed. -- Any woman who is pregnant or thinking of becoming pregna...
Lyme Disease Cases Rising In The U.S
...nd washing well after being out of doors in tick - infested
areas, checking your body carefully for ticks, and using tick repellents,' he says....
Deadly Virus Hits Popular Lake in US
...e is no known treatment for either the fish or the infested
body of water. Fishing enthusiast Dick Koerner, Neenah, is worried about what the virus could mean to Lake Winnebagos vulnerable sturgeon population. He was at a meeting of anglers in Cable, Wis., Saturday when he heard the bad news about Little La...
Man Keeps Wife and Sons in Maggot-infested House
... man held his wife and two sons captive in a house infested
with maggots and human waste. He has since been sent to jail. The man identified as Danny William Dove was running a one-room illegal gambling parlour. And only that room was found tidy when the police raided it earlier this week. Otherwise it w...
Seven Children Ordered Removed from Squalid Home in Texas
...ome in Lubbock after authorities discovered it was infested
with rats and filled with garbage, including stacks of dirty diapers nearly 4 feet high in closets. Authorities went to the dilapidated house after the 26-year-old Gloria Ramirez called a funeral home seeking a casket for the stillborn, 4-month-old...