Emergency Zone

  • May 2, 2018 Emergency Zone

    How to Protect Yourself From Zika in 2018

    As the weather heats up, so does the risk for diseases like Zika and Lyme disease. In May of 2018, CDC has released a video their findings about the rise of disease:


    With the increase of risk, many are wondering how to decrease their odds of contracting one of these potentially deadly diseases. Luckily there are many things that can be done. Here is a video we liked from WaysandHow with some...
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  • April 14, 2016 Emergency Zone

    Everything You Need to Know About The Recent Elizabethkingia Outbreak

    There has been news going around of another disease outbreak in the midwest. It's a little-known bacteria called Elizabethkingia.

    What is Elizabethkingia?
    Elizabethkingia is a bacteria commonly found in nature. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defines it as follows:
    Elizabethkingia is a genus of bacteria commonly found in the environment worldwide and has been detected in soil, river water...
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