A Parasitic Bug Has Been Spotted Throughout Florida And Its Bite Can Be Deadly
When some people hear the term “Kissing Bug” they probably picture an adorable bug that is as sweet as it sounds. However, these bugs are not only a nuisance, they also are deadly. The bad news for Floridians is that these often deadly kissing bugs are heading our way and we need to be on alert in order to take the necessary precautions to keep our families safe. Check it out…
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For more information about Chagas disease, and the Kissing Bug, visit the CDC website here. So what do you think about these deadly bugs? Have you seen them before? Share with us your experiences in the comments section!
A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
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