How Does Outward Bound Prevent Vector-Borne Diseases On Course?
Risks and Prevention of Vector-Borne Diseases Vector-borne diseases (VBDs) are human illnesses caused by parasites, viruses or bacteria that are transmitted by vectors. Common vectors include ticks, mosquitoes, flies and fleas. Vector-borne diseases are a risk in nearly all areas in the United States, whether you are in the wilderness or in your backyard. Some… READ MORE >