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Keep Your Guard Up Against West Nile Virus, Say South Dakota Scientists - Newswise (press release)

Gathering water samples from standing water to look for mosquito larvae is part of the work at South Dakota State University through the South Dakota Department of Health's West Nile virus surveillance program. Undergraduates Luke Zilverberg, left, and ...and more »

West Nile Virus Found in Mississauga Mosquitoes - Region of Peel (press release)

MISSISSAUGA, ON (June 30, 2017) – One mosquito batch collected this week in Mississauga has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). The batch was collected near Dixie Road and Lakeshore Road East. This is the first batch to test positive for WNV in ...and more »

San Bernardino County health department discloses first bird found with West Nile Virus - Press-Enterprise

The first alert for West Nile, for a wide portion of San Bernardino County, was found recently in a dead crow collected in San Bernardino, County Public Health Department officials said Friday, June 30. The crow was the first dead bird to test positive ...and more »

Mosquitoes caught in Mississauga test positive for West Nile virus - Mississauga

Mosquitoes, captured in Mississauga by Peel Public Health, have tested positive for West Nile Virus. - Torstar file photo. Mosquitoes captured in Mississauga by Peel Public Health have tested positive for West Nile virus. The health unit announced late ...and more »

West Nile virus detected in San Patricio County - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Learn how to keep yourself safe from mosquitoes and the health threats they pose, such as the Zika and West Nile viruses. Steve Byerly. C0014365377--43114.JPG. Caller-Times file The Corpus Christi Animal Control and Vector Services confirmed Wednesday ...and more »

West Nile Virus detected in mosquitoes caught in Mississauga - CityNews

File photo of a mosquito. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/James Gathany. Peel Region officials say a batch of mosquitoes collected this past week in Mississauga has tested positive for West Nile Virus. The mosquitoes ...and more »

Mosquitoes with West Nile detected in eastern Mississauga: officials - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

A batch of mosquitoes tested positive for the West Nile Virus for the first time this year, public officials in Mississauga say. The batch of mosquitoes that tested positive were captured and tested in the area of Dixie Road and Lakeshore Road East ...and more »

Mosquitoes in Mississauga test positive for West Nile Virus - Toronto Star

Peel region says it is increasing its efforts to get rid of breeding sites for mosquitoes. West Nile Virus is an illness transmitted to humans by a bite from an infected mosquito and it is not contagious between humans. (Handout / TNS). By Emily ...and more »

West Nile virus is here, now what? - Berkshire Eagle

... - Schedule outdoor events to avoid the hours between dusk and dawn, when mosquitoes are most active. - Wear long-sleeved shirts and socks outdoors. - Use a repellent with DEET, permethrin, picaridin, IR3535, or oil of lemon eucalyptus. Oil of lemon ...and more »

West Nile virus detected in Rockland mosquitoes - The Journal News | LoHud.com

For the first time this season, a group of tested mosquitoes was found to have the West Nile virus in Rockland, officials said Friday. The infected mosquitoes were collected in Clarkstown last week as part of the county's ongoing West Nile virus ...and more »