Insect Repellent is the New Sunscreen: Preventing Mosquito-Borne Illnesses
Osteopathic physicians (DOs) recommend patients incorporate mosquito repellent into their daily warm weather routines to prevent the infection and spread of nearly a dozen illnesses, including Zika virus.
Ann T. MacIntyre, DO, MHS, a Miami-based osteopathic physician specializing in infectious diseases; and Mia Taormina, DO, an infectious disease and travel medicine specialist at DuPage Medical Group in Chicago’s western suburbs, are available as a media spokespeople to discuss ways to prevent mosquito bites.
Read the full news release for more information. Learn more about DOs and the osteopathic approach to medicine by visiting www.DoctorsThatDO.org.