Summer Bug Season

Summer Bug season

Ticks:

Tick Bite Prevention

https://www.cdc.gov/lyme/resources/toolkit/factsheets/10_508_Lyme%20disease_Outdoorworkers_FACTSheet.pdf

CT Department of Public Health tick information

http://www.ct.gov/dph/cwp/view.asp?a=3136&q=528408

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention – tick bite prevention and tick check tips

https://www.cdc.gov/ticks/avoid/on_people.html

For information on tick testing, please call the Stamford Health Department Laboratory at 203.977.4378

Mosquitos:

Mosquito Prevention fact sheet

https://www.cdc.gov/chikungunya/pdfs/fs_mosquito_bite_prevention_us.pdf

Mosquito Bite Prevention for Travelers

(English)  https://www.cdc.gov/chikungunya/pdfs/fs_mosquito_bite_prevention_travelers.pdf

(Spanish) https://espanol.cdc.gov/img/cdc/ES_48933.pdf