I’m Shelby Cullinan with today’s health news.
Recently, scientists in Africa noticed that some insecticide-treated mosquito nets weren’t
working like they should. A newly published study found that two types of mosquitoes had
been breeding to create a type of insecticide-resistant mosquito. This could mean problems for certain
areas of Africa that rely on insecticide-covered mosquito netting as a way to prevent malaria
and other diseases that mosquitoes carry. Speak with a doctor about how to protect yourself
against mosquitoes.