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Toward Making People Invisible to Mosquitoes

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In an advance toward providing mosquito-plagued people, pets and livestock with an invisibility cloak against these blood-sucking insects, scientists today described discovery of substances that block mosquitoes’ ability to smell and target their victims. The presentation was among almost 7,000 scheduled this week at the 246th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society, the world’s largest scientific society.

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Chicago/Midwest Heat Wave Threatens Health with Dangerous Temps: Smart Grid Expert on Protecting Power, Life-Saving Air Conditioners

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Texas A&M Prof Says All Heat Strokes Are Preventable

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Midwest Mold Count At New High, Reports Gottlieb Allergist

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The Midwest is experiencing the highest mold count for the 2013 allergy reporting season. Gottlieb Allergy Count, the official allergy count for the Midwest, reports the mold count today is 35,000, a high for 2013, but well under the 50,000 threshold that signals a dangerous air quality warning.

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Why Does Hot Weather Cause Power Outages?

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Tips for Battling Killer Heat Wave

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Psychologist Cautions That Summer Vacation Travel Can Affect Mental Health

Vacations are supposed to be restful, but as we head into the peak season, a psychologist cautions that vacation travel also can pose risks to your mental and physical health.

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Keeping Your Child Safe From the 3H’s of Heat Illness

Doctors at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center want to give tips to parents and guardians on how they can keep their kids safe during the hot weather.

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Ten Summer Tips for Pet Owners Keeping Pets Safe While Still Having Fun

Emergency and critical care veterinarians at the Foster Hospital for Small Animals at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, one of the busiest academic veterinary teaching hospitals in the country, have put together a list of their top tips for a safe, fun season with your pet.

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GW Experts Available to Comment on Fourth of July Health Stories

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