Everything you need to know about deadly EEE
Health officials say EEE is one of the most dangerous mosquito-borne diseases in the United States.
An average of 7 human cases are reported in the country annually, but 2019 has seen far more in what health officials are calling an outbreak.
- Jason Carr hosted a live discussion Tuesday morning with Dr. Frank McGeorge. Watch above.
Here are the key points:
What is EEE?
EEE in Michigan
How to protect yourself from EEE
- Apply insect repellents.
- Wear long-sleeved shirts.
- Use window and door screens.
- Eliminate mosquito breeding sites by emptying water from buckets, kiddie pools and tires.
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