Bug Repellant

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Company Markets New Weapon In Fight Against Mosquitoes

A North Texas-based company is now offering what it claims is a more effective weapon against mosquitoes.


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Some Question Fort Worth No Mosquito Spraying Policy

The City of Fort Worth does not spray for mosquitoes. With the hundreds of reported cases of human West Nile infection across North Texas and the half a dozen West Nile-related deaths, many are questioning why.


DCHHS Director, Zachary Thompson announces a second death related to West Nile.

Dallas County Reports 2nd West Nile Virus Related Death

The second North Texas death related to the West Nile Virus has been reported in Dallas County. Health officials say the latest victim lived in Highland Park.


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West Nile Fears Lead To Insecticide Questions

For many North Texas families mosquito repellent has become a priority; especially after human cases of the West Nile Virus have been reported. Now more questions are being asked about bug repellant ingredients.

CBS 11–07/10/2012