Doctors offer tips to avoid mosquito bites, illnesses during National Mosquito Awareness Week

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Experts say open water sources are perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes.

The start of summer brings nice weather and fun, but it also means those pesky mosquitoes will be lurking.

As part of National Mosquito Awareness Week, experts are offering some helpful tips. They say open water sources are the perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases. Malaria and yellow fever are just some of the diseases experts say mosquitoes can carry.


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