If you’re planning to visit or move to the Fort Myers or Naples area, you may have asked yourself this very important question…
“What diseases do mosquitoes carry in Florida?”
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While many of us are irritated by the itchy, red bumps that mosquito bites cause, we easily forget that we are also in danger of mosquito-borne illnesses that these insects can carry and transmit to humans.
Although it is rare for someone in Southwest Florida to contract one of these illnesses, we think education is the best form of prevention. At Larue, we hope that mosquito disease awareness will help you remember to be cautious and thoughtful when you are outdoors.
Below are the top three diseases that mosquitoes carry in Florida that we think you should learn about: