Friday, May 28, 2021

3 Most Common Summer Pests

Missy Henriksen with the NPMA discusses the three most common pests encountered in the summer: mosquitoes, ants, and ticks.

Sunday, May 23, 2021

How to Apply Insect Repellent

Watch this short video to learn the proper way to apply insect repellent when spending time outdoors.

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Bed Bug Tips | Consumer Reports

These pests are more common than you think. Consumer Reports’ expert explains how you can protect yourself against a bed bug infestation.

Friday, May 14, 2021

Here’s How That Annoying Fly Dodges Your Swatter | Deep Look

A fly has a pair of tiny, dumbbell-shaped limbs called halteres that were once a second pair of wings. They wield them to make razor-sharp turns and land out of reach on your ceiling. But don't despair – there *is* a trick to smacking these infuriating insects.

Monday, May 10, 2021

Tick Questing

Watch as a tick quests, meaning it holds onto leaves, grass and other objects with their third and fourth pair of legs

Saturday, May 1, 2021

Medical Minute: Lyme Disease & COVID-19

Tick-borne Lyme disease and COVID-19 present similar symptoms, but with two key differences. Prompt and accurate diagnosis is essential to recovery from both diseases, so it's important to know the signs of each.