Flowery Deterrents for Dengue, Yellow Fever, and Zika Viruses

From Precision Vaccinations
December 25, 2018

According to new research, some flowery plants in your backyard may attract infectious disease-carrying mosquitoes, while other plants may repel them. 

Although most mosquitoes are just a nuisance, some mosquito types spread viruses that can cause disease. 

The Aedes aegypti mosquitoes often carry infectious diseases, such as Yellow Fever, Dengue and Zika viruses, says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   

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