Community Reminded to remain Proactive in Removing Mosquito Breeding Habitats after Rainfall events. | SMN NEWS

PHILIPSBURG (DCOMM):— Over the weekend there was substantial rainfall, and 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.

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 ...

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