Public Health Nurses Ticks and Mosquitos

Click on the links below to view Fact Sheets on the respective topics. Also, you may visit the Massachusetts Department of Public Health website at:  www.mass.gov/dph.    or   https:www.mass.gov/service-details/infectious-diseases-a-z

Mosquitoes and Ticks - They're Out in Mass!

Educational Presentation by Kaitlyn O'Donnell, Entomologist, Norfolk County Mosquito Control & Dr. Brian Kelly, Wrentham Board of Health on Ticks, Mosquitoes, Lyme Disease & Other Tick Borne Diseases.  Please visit the Cable 8 website to view presentation from June 11, 2018 www.Wrenthamcableaccess.com 

You may also view the Norfolk County Mosquito Control detections, surveillance & risk maps at www.mosquitoresults.com 

 

Tick Diseases

  • Lyme Disease         
  • Babesiosis
  • HGA/Anaplasmosis
  • Tularemia
  • Powassan Virus
  • Borrelia miyamotoi
  • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

Mosquito Diseases

  • Eastern Equine Encephalitis
  • West Nile Virus
  • Zika                   Visit CDC website:    www.cdc.gov/zika