Prevention of Mosquito-Borne Illnesses
Mosquito-borne illness is a significant public health concern, both to the Department of Defense (DoD) and to the broader national and international public health community. To prevent an outbeak of any mosquito-borne illness, it's important to control the mosquito population and protect yourself from mosquito bites.
Planning a trip?
Mosquito bites are bothersome enough, but when you consider risks, like getting sick with Zika, Dengue, Chikungunya or other mosquito-borne illness, its important to protect yourself and your family when traveling.
For More Information
To learn more about mosquito-borne illnesses including information about prevention, travel guidance and published materials see the Prevention of Mosquito-Borne Illness Page.
Watch this video to learn how to avoid mosquitoes this summer.