West Nile Virus

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Name: West Nile Virus
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Most Birds Dying from West Nile Virus Have Been Found in Tri-Valley

13 of the 17 West Nile virus positive dead birds were found in Livermore. ... [Published Dublin Patch - 1 hour ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

West Nile Virus Information

Mosquito abatement will take calls if you have questions.If you need information about the West Nile VirusCall 559-896-1085 or 1-800-821-1577or you can log onto  http://mosquitobuzz.net/ ... [Published YourCentralValley.com - 2 hours ago]
Entities: West Nile Virus
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 4 reports

Drought making this worst year for West Nile virus>

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) --A dangerous trend has showed up in the Central Valley over the last few weeks. Every county in the Valley -- except Mariposa -- has West Nile virus activity. Tulare and Fresno are among the counties where it's spread to humans. ... [Published KFSN Fresno - 3 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 7 reports

West Nile death reported in Caddo Parish

The first human case of a West Nile virus death has been reported in Shreveport, Louisiana.Health officials said the man who died was between 60-74 years old.No further information was given due to confidentiality rules.The death is the first in Louisiana ... [Published WDSU New Orleans - 6 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 4 reports

More mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus

Four more mosquitoes in Lancaster County have tested positive for West Nile virus, bringing the total to seven so far this season.According to the state’s West Nile Virus Control Program, the newest positives came from East Cocalico, Paradise, Rapho and ... [Published Lancaster Online - 8 hours ago]
Entities: West Nile Virus
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

West Nile Virus Update: County Vector Control District Confirms More Activity

Santa Fe Springs, Calif. - With temperatures expected to rise in Los Angeles County this weekend, the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) advises residents to protect themselves from mosquitoes by using insect repellent and removing ... [Published Santa Clarita Valley Signal - 9 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 6 reports

DHH Reports State’s First West Nile Virus Death

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) has confirmed four new cases of West Nile virus this week, bringing this year's total number of cases to seven. This week's new infections include one case of neuroinvasive disease in East Baton Rouge ... [Published Noodls - 10 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

Fight the bite: Mosquito prevention tips

PHOENIX - The Maricopa County Department of Public Health has confirmed the first death of the season from the West Nile virus.An East Valley man in his early 60s, with underlying health issues, was the first victim of the disease.West Nile virus comes ... [Published ABC15.com - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 11 reports

West Nile Virus found in New York City

Westchester County officials recommend residents take precautions against West Nile Virus to make sure homes aren’t a breeding ground for mosquitoes.Photo courtesy Virginia Department of HealthBy CONOR McKOYand TAYLOR KHANThe West Nile Virus has crept ... [Published The Rye Sound Shore Review - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 4 reports

Maricopa County confirms first West Nile Virus death of 2014

PHOENIX - The Maricopa County Department of Public Health has confirmed the first death of the season from the West Nile virus.An East Valley man in his early 60s, with underlying health issues, was the first victim of the disease.West Nile virus comes ... [Published Daily News-Sun - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

Griffith residents warned   after West Nile virus found

7:06PMUpdated: July 23, 2014 9:43PMGRIFFITH — Residents are being strongly urged to take precautions against mosquitoes because West Nile virus has been found in town.The Lake County Health Department alerted town officials that a sample of mosquitoes ... [Published Post-Tribune - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

Wyomingites asked to report dead sage grouse

CASPER, Wyo. — Wildlife officials are asking Wyomingites to report dead sage grouse so the birds can be tested for West Nile virus.The Casper Star-Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1rvCxVm ) the grouse have a low resistance to the disease, which is usually ... [Published Tacoma News Tribune - Jul 24 2014]

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...are water sources around and mosquitoes are finding them," said Steve Mulligan, district manager of the Consolidated Mosquito Abatement District. "It also concentrates, in a drought year, it concentrates the water sources, so that both the mosquitoes and the birds come together."
...Metcalfe, Consumer Protection Program supervisor with the Department of Health and Human ServicesHuman Services Division of Environmental Health. "Cases occur in areas of California with warm average daily temperatures for several consecutive days. Our local climate does not support disease transmission."
"Water that is stagnant for over seven days is an ideal breeding site for mosquitoes" said Dr. Eileen de Villa, Peel's associate medical officer of health
"It's a relatively newer industry, but it's proven to be really effective" said Tim Hall, who started St. Cloud-based Minnesota Mosquito Control three years ago

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Most Birds Dying from West Nile Virus Have Been... [Published Dublin Patch - 1 hour ago]
Two horses on Navajo Nation diagnosed with West... [Published Four Corners Business Journal - 2 hours ago]
West Nile Virus Information [Published YourCentralValley.com - 2 hours ago]
497 Chikungunya virus cases so far in 2014: Wha... [Published Daily Kos - 3 hours ago]
Aerial, ground spraying for mosquitoes could st... [Published Recordnet.com - 3 hours ago]
Drought making this worst year for West Nile vi... [Published KFSN Fresno - 3 hours ago]
West Nile virus detected in North Idaho [Published KHQ Right Now - 4 hours ago]
Bird tests positive for West Nile Virus [Published The Humboldt Beacon - 4 hours ago]
Number Of Mosquitoes With West Nile Surpasses T... [Published Houston Public Media - 5 hours ago]
Mosquito batch from Mississauga tests positive ... [Published Mississauga News - 5 hours ago]
New mosquito-borne virus appears in United States [Published United States Army - 5 hours ago]
Mosquito Squad buzzing with work in St. Cloud a... [Published BusinessWeek - 5 hours ago]
West Nile death reported in Caddo Parish [Published WDSU New Orleans - 6 hours ago]
MOSQUITO-BORNE DISEASE CHIKUNGUNYA HITS U.S. [Published Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - 6 hours ago]
Doctors diagnose Woodlands man with West Nile V... [Published CW39 NewsFix - 6 hours ago]
Mosquito Squad buzzing with work in St. Cloud area [Published St. Cloud Times - 7 hours ago]
PRO/AH/EDR> West Nile virus- Europe (09): Cr... [Published HealthMap Global Disease Alerts - 7 hours ago]
Hamilton, Wenham residents advised to be on gua... [Published Wicked Local Hamilton - 7 hours ago]
Chikungunya could be a future concern for NM [Published KOAT - 7 hours ago]
Regina mosquito numbers take a hike [Published CBC Hamilton - 8 hours ago]
More mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus [Published Lancaster Online - 8 hours ago]
Mosquitoes with West Nile found in Ada County [Published KBCI 2 Boise - 8 hours ago]
West Nile Virus mosquito spray in Lansdowne, Ye... [Published News of Delaware County - 8 hours ago]
Make mosquitos homeless says Health Commissioner [Published The Hamburg Sun - 8 hours ago]
Areas of West Monroe test positive for West Nile [Published KNOE TV8 - 8 hours ago]
5 Dead Birds, 2 Chickens, 4 Mosquito Groups Tes... [Published Concord Patch - 8 hours ago]
West Nile virus threat could be worst ever, Fre... [Published Fresno Bee - 9 hours ago]
Probable human case of West Nile virus in Simco... [Published CTV News - 9 hours ago]
West Nile Virus Update: County Vector Control D... [Published Santa Clarita Valley Signal - 9 hours ago]
Two people have contracted the West Nile Virus ... [Published Oroville Mercury-Register - 9 hours ago]
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First West Nile Virus death confirmed in Marico... [Published Drudge Report Feed - Jul 24 2014]
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In Case You Need Another Reason To Hate Mosquit... [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jul 22 2014]
Last week, Maggie Koerth-Baker warned that chikungunya, a mosquito-borne disease that’s not typically fatal but currently has no cure, is inevitably making its way to the US: The virus has been known since the 1950s, but because it was largely non-lethal ...
Climate Change Impacts from the National Climat... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Jul 21 2014]
Juan Declet-Barreto, Climate and Health Fellow, Washington, D.C. In a previous post , I outlined some of the ways in which climate change is increasing the severity of extreme heat and heat wave episodes and affecting human health across the United ...
US: Pathogen mishaps rise as regulators stay clear [Published H5N1 - Jul 20 2014]
Via The New York Times: Pathogen Mishaps Rise as Regulators Stay Clear. Excerpt:The recently documented mistakes at federal laboratories involving anthrax, flu and smallpox have incited public outrage at the government’s handling of dangerous pathogens. ...
ECDC: CDTR for week 28 [Published H5N1 - Jul 14 2014]
ECDC has published Monitoring current threats, week 28/2014: ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR). Click through to download the full report, which is always one of the most detailed available. The summary:​The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats ...
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