- By Joel Streed
What you should know about bats and rabies: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
Bats play an important role in many ecosystems around the world. They are a major predator of night-flying insects, including pests that cost farmers billions of dollars annually. However, bats pose the biggest rabies threat in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Dr. Gregory Poland, discusses that threat and what we need to keep in mind. To listen, click the link below.