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Nine Mosquito Myths Debunked

Mosquitoes

What consumers need to know about the season's most unwanted guest.

| July 29, 2011

The science behind common mosquito myths finds that while some have a basis in reality, many are plain bunk. Mosquitoes are more than a nuisance -- they carry harmful diseases such as encephalitis and malaria.

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