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Northern Westchester Hospital Infectious Diseases Expert Talks Mosquitoes

Northern Westchester Hospital infectious disease expert provides tips on how to avoid mosquitoes in the summer.
Northern Westchester Hospital infectious disease expert provides tips on how to avoid mosquitoes in the summer. Photo Credit: Flickr User Sinu Kumar

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Northern Westchester Hospital infectious disease expert Dr. Debra Spicehandler discusses precautions to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes on Northern Westchester Hospital's blog.

Mosquitoes often carry infectious diseases such as West Nile and dengue fever that put a damper on the body's immune system.

Spicehandler provides tips to stay safe during summer months when mosquitoes are more prominent.

To read Spicehandler's tips, visit Northern Westchester Hospital's blog.