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Mosquito-Borne Brain Infection More Severe Than Thought

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Both McJunkin and Schreiber say it's very important to keep mosquitoes from breeding around one's home. The treehole mosquito loves to lay its eggs in old tires, but also likes small cups and flower pots. These should be removed. During mosquito season, insect repellent should be used -- but make sure that the type and amount of repellent is appropriate for children.

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