Health department warns of mosquito-borne disease increase in Collier County

Writer: Derrick Shaw
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Florida Department of Health in Collier County said Tuesday there has been increase in mosquito-borne disease activity after several mosquito pools tested positive for West Nile virus infection recently.

According to DOH-Collier, residents and visitors should do their best to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes and to take basic precautions to help limit exposure.

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