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Will Zika be a Threat in Hartford

As spring turns to summer and mosquito season revs up, here in the Greater Hartford area we need to up our prevention game against the might mosquito. Will  Zika be a threat in Hartford ? As we know, here in Connecticut we face a double whammy: the possibilities of spreading both the Zika and West Nile Virus over the summer …

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Zika Virus in Connecticut: Should We be Concerned?

With Zika virus in the news daily, you might be wondering if we should be concerned about Zika Virus making its way to Connecticut. First let’s explain what Zika Virus is: What is Zika Virus? Zika is a disease spread through the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito. Originally discovered in Uganda in 1947, up until …

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