Feature: California residents alerted by rising West Nile Virus infections - Xinhua

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 6 (Xinhua) -- Every morning, 47-year-old housewife Diana Ng, sterilizes her house and refreshes the water of her fish pond in the back yard. It has become a routine for many residents of Los Angeles since this summer. "I read the news ...

Positive results of EEE and West Nile Virus found in Oswego County - CNYcentral.com

Positive results of the Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) and West Nile viruses (WNV), were both found in Oswego County, according to county Public Health Director, Jiancheng Huang. On Tuesday, a report from the Oswego County Public Health ...

Confirms first human case of West Nile virus in 2017 - Hi-tech Beacon

Health officials in northeast Kansas are investigating a slight increase in cases of the West Nile virus. There is no specific treatment for West Nile virus other than to treat symptoms. While the vast majority contaminated with WNV don't create side ...

San Diego records first West Nile case - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Mosquito traps like this one are used to detect West Nile Virus throughout San Diego County. (LM Otero / AP). Paul SissonContact Reporter. A 49-year-old woman from Spring Valley is the first in San Diego County this year to be infected with West Nile ...

Mosquitoes on the rise in Texoma - KAUZ-TV

Environmental Health Administrator, Susan Morris said this is the time of year West Nile typically spreads. "We haven't identified West Nile Virus this year in any of our mosquito traps, but we've had it in past years," Morris said. "So that doesn't ...

Kansas seeing more cases of West Nile virus - Newburgh Gazette

An elderly Anaheim woman is the county's first confirmed West Nile virus-related death of the season, the OC Health Care Agency announced Friday, Oct. 6. In rare cases, WNV can cause severe disease with symptoms such as muscle weakness, stiff neck, ...

Health Officials Report San Diego's First Case Of West Nile Virus This Year - KPBS

A Spring Valley woman became the first person in the San Diego region to test positive for West Nile virus this year, but it is unclear whether she contracted the disease locally, county health officials reported Friday. The 49-year-old woman became ...

Orange County confirms first West Nile virus death of season - OCRegister

Culex quinquefasciatus or Southern House mosquito is the primary vector for West Nile virus. Courtesy James Gathany, Scientific Photographer, CDC. By Leo Smith | leosmith@scng.com | Orange County Register. PUBLISHED: October 6, 2017 at 3:35 pm ...

FIRST WEST NILE VIRUS OF 2017 PROMPTS MOSQUITO WARNING - East County Magazine

October 6, 2017 (San Diego) - A 49-year-old woman from Spring Valley has been confirmed as the first person in San Diego County in 2017 to test positive for West Nile virus, County Health and Human Services Agency announced Friday. The woman ...

West Nile Virus Mosquito Warning Issued for San Diego After Woman Contracts Virus - NBC 7 San Diego

The County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) confirmed a woman from Spring Valley tested positive for the West Nile Virus on Friday. The woman is the first confirmed case in San Diego County this year, according to a county statement. In 2016 ...

West Nile Virus, equine infectious anemia found in Tennessee horses - WZTV

The Tennessee state veterinarian is urging horse owners to take precautions after West Nile Virus (WNV) and equine infectious anemia (EIA) have been sickened three horses in three counties. PHOTO: MGN. AA. NASHVILLE, Tenn.--The Tennessee state ...

First human case of West Nile Virus confirmed in Knox County this year. Bird, horse, test positive too. - Knoxville News Sentinel

Ronnie Nease, of the Knox County Health Department, talks about how to prevent West Nile Virus. Mosquito. Samples of mosquitoes sit in a petri dish at the Fiocruz Institute in Recife, Pernambuco state, Brazil on Jan. 27, 2016. The number of mosquitos ...

1st human case of West Nile of 2017 confirmed in Knox County - WJHL

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – The Knox County Health Department has added two more neighborhoods to its mosquito spraying schedule after both a human and a bird tested positive for West Nile virus. The health department says this is the first confirmed ...

West Nile found in Bayou Vista - KATC Lafayette News

The LSU Louisiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Lab has confirmed a West Nile positive mosquito pool within the Parish limits of Saint Mary. Cajun Mosquito Control is now following the CDC Expanded Transmission Protocol measures for West Nile virus in the ...

West Nile virus infects person living in Calumet County - Appleton Post Crescent

CHILTON - An individual has been infected with West Nile virus in Calumet County, the first case of its kind this year, officials announced on Friday. Officials did not report where the person lives. Infected mosquitoes spread the virus. It is not ...

Orange County records its first West Nile virus-related death - OCRegister

The peak season of the mosquito-borne West Nile virus should be nearing its end, but state and local agencies are warning people to keep up the fight against mosquitoes. There were 47 new cases of the disease reported across the state in the past week.

Mosquito pools in Oswego County test positive for EEE and WNV - ClickLancashire

Mosquito pools in Oswego County have tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), and West Nile Virus (WNV). The County Department of Health recommends that individuals should continue to protect themselves when outdoors by using an ...

West Nile virus human case confirmed in Knox County, additional mosquito sprays scheduled - Local 8 Now

KNOX COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Knox County Health Department received positive lab reports of the West Nile virus in a human and a bird in two separate areas of Knox County. The health department will spray for mosquitoes in these areas on Monday ...

First person tests positive for West Nile virus in Knox County - WBIR-TV

Mosquitos transmit the disease, and while humans can get it, it cannot be passed from person to person. WBIR 6:13 PM. EDT October 06, 2017. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST. KNOX COUNTY - Knox County has said they received a ...

3 Horses Sickened With Blood Viruses in Tennessee - U.S. News & World Report

Officials are advising horse owners in Tennessee to take precautions after three horses tested positive for viruses that infect the blood. Oct. 6, 2017, at 2:53 p.m.. 3 Horses Sickened With Blood Viruses in Tennessee ...