Lyme Disease is an Epidemic in Fall River & South Shore

When you think of the word epidemic it brings up feelings of fear and thoughts of a disease spreading rapidly and suddenly through a specific area. While an epidemic is definitely cause for concern it is not necessary to panic. When the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) classifies…

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Southeast Massachusetts Prepares for West Nile Virus Season

It’s heeeeere. West Nile Virus (WNV) season is upon us. With the testing of mosquito populations, the Department of Health can warn state residents of when the virus is present and when we should step up our mosquito control efforts in the South Shore and Fall River areas. The first…

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