Mississippi State Department of Health

Beat the Bite: Protect Yourself and Your Home from Mosquitoes


Simple steps around the home and yard can help protect you from mosquito-borne diseases such as West Nile virus and Zika virus.

Protecting Yourself

Protecting Your Home

You can protect your family from biting mosquitoes by reducing the amount of standing water available for mosquito breeding in or near your property:

Links referenced on this page
More about recommended mosquito repellents    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,957,93,html ok
More mosquito protection recommendations from the CDC    https://www.cdc.gov/westnile/prevention/

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