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Battling the Bite: How to Protect Yourself from Mosquitos and Ticks this Summer

In 2017, there were 21 cases of West Nile virus in NYC, two of which ended fatally. Tick-borne illnesses have also been on the rise: There were 381 reported cases in Brooklyn alone. It’s summer — and it’s mosquito and tick season. And just in time, the health department issued a reminder about the importance […]