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Drain standing water to prevent dengue fever

Lynn Nakasone Lynn Nakasone

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The state Department of Health is urging everyone to drain standing pools of water left from the recent storms.

They're breeding grounds for mosquitoes, which could spread diseases like dengue fever, West Nile virus and malaria.

Here with more is Department of Health division administrator Lynn Nakasone.

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