Tick and Mosquito Infections Spreading Rapidly, says C.D.C.

Did you read The New York Times report this week? The C.D.C. finds tick and mosquitos infections are spreading rapidly in the United States.

"The number of people getting diseases transmitted by mosquito, tick and flea bites has more than tripled in the United States in recent years, federal health officials reported on Tuesday. Since 2004, at least nine such diseases have been discovered or newly introduced here."