PHILIPSBURG (DCOMM):—The Collective Prevention Services (CPS), a government department under the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour, is reminding the community to remain proactive in removing mosquito breeding habitats in and around your yard or place of business after any rainfall event.
Source reduction is the key to decreasing the mosquito population.
A bite by an infectious Aedes aegypti mosquito spreads diseases such as Dengue, Zika, Chikungunya, Yellow Fever, and Malaria, and therefore it is crucial for every household to prevent its breeding.
Breeding sites are places where water can settle especially after rainfall events. Places, where water ...