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Zika Virus

The CDC has issued travel advisories for couples planning on starting or adding to their families and for pregnant women. The Zika virus has been linked to infections and birth defects. Women who are pregnant or may be pregnant should … Continue reading

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Insect Repellents for Kids

Keep the bugs away. Information on choosing between DEET, picaridin, permethrin and lemon eucalyptus is available from the American Academy of Pediatrics here. Consumer Reports has a buying guide here and ratings here. Information on treat clothing with permethrin is … Continue reading

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