Fight the Bite: Ticks & Mosquitoes

Spring, summer and fall are wonderful times of year in North Carolina, but with the warm weather come pesky ticks and mosquitoes. The health department wants you to remember the easy ways to 'Fight the Bite’ from ticks and mosquitoes while enjoying the outdoors.

Ticks and mosquitoes are more than just nuisances. Some carry germs that can make people seriously ill.


Find out how to reduce exposure to mosquito bites and illnesses and tips to reduce mosquito habitats.


Learn about how to prevent tick bites and what illnesses ticks can carry.

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