Water, Water Everywhere

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When it rains, it pours…literally, which often leads to flooded streets and leaky roofs.  While the rain is good for the crops (and way better than the droughts that Nicaragua had the last few years), all the standing water creates the perfect breeding ground for mosquitos. Our local hospital is completely full of people with Chikunguyna, Dengue, or Zika symptoms and many work colleagues and friends are out sick with one of those three pesky mosquito-borne viruses. Here’s to abate, fumigation, mosquito nets, and bug spray!

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