Much more than just a backyard nuisance, mosquitoes carry diseases and cause all kinds of problems around the world. Plus, they can just be a pest while you try to enjoy your home during the warmer months, spending time outside on your porch or in the backyard.
Mosquitoes are a big concern of late because they are known vectors of numerous diseases and viruses, including Zika virus. They are also found all over the world, so no one is immune to them. That being said, there are things you can do to try and prevent being bitten. You need to know the facts.
Here are 5 fascinating facts about these tiny pests.