More pyemotes mites (itch mites) warnings

Hamilton County, Ohio has recently warned residents about suspected Pyemotes herfsi (itch mites) cases in the area. Now, another suspected outbreak of itch mites: according to 1490 WBEX, the Ross County Health District is also warning residents of Chillicothe and Ross County of the possible presence of pyemotes. Although not dangerous, bites from the itch […]

Hamilton County Health Pyemotes itch mites warning

According to Cincinnati’s NBC affiliate WLWT.com, the Hamilton County Public Health Department (in Ohio) is now warning residents of a suspected outbreak of Pyemotes mites in the area.  The source of the itchy bites is yet to be positively identified. Last year there was an outbreak of Pyemotes mites (also known as “Oak leaf gall […]