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3 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers
Most insect repellents can be used on children. However, never apply repellent to children younger than 2 months old, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics.
8 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal
San Mateo County mosquito officials will once again fog in San Mateo Wednesday night after more mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile Virus in the 94402 zip code area and have expanded the area to include the Shoreview Neighborhood extending now southeast to the Foster City Lagoon.
12 hrs ago | ReporterHerald.com
Some people get West Nile virus without ever knowing it. When Ken Summers contracted the disease last summer, it easily could have been the very last thing he ever knew.
16 hrs ago | TwinCities
Noticing more mosquitoes than normal? You're not imagining things -- numbers are up in the Twin Cities metro due to the early summer's heavy rains.
July 30, 2014: Health officials are warning about an aggressive type of mosquito which had tested for positive for West Nile virus in The Woodlands.
SOCIAL MEDIA NOW FOR QUITE SOME TIME. A NEW WARNING FROM THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT TONIGHT.
Doctors in Clay, Monona, and Woodbury counties reported the cases. Across the U.S., 35 humans have been infected in 15 states.
Two dead birds that tested positive for West Nile virus were found in Rancho Palos Verdes and Westchester, the West Vector Control District announced in its first report of the potentially deadly disease this year.
Chikungunya, a mosquito-borne virus that has swept through the Caribbean in recent months, is making gains in the United States.
The Georgia Division of Public Health has notified the Fulton County Department of Health Services that mosquito samples in four communities have tested positive for the West Nile Virus, the county announced Wednesday in a news release.
In this August 2013 file photo, Brendan Emanuel from the University of New England looks in on the nest built inside of a birdhouse placed on the perimeter of a school soccer field.
Results are in for the July 24 effort to combat West Nile Virus and the infected mosquitoes that had been detected in Ladera and San Mateo.
"July through September is when mosquitoes tend to be most active in the state," said LSU AgCenter Entomologist Kristen Healey.
Mosquitoes with West Nile virus were trapped in Loveland and Fort Collins in late July - the first found in Larimer County in 2014, health officials reported July 29. Officials also have collected mosquitoes in Adams, Boulder, Delta, Mesa and Weld counties that are carrying the West Nile virus, the health department reported earlier this summer.
Boston health officials announced today that the first evidence of mosquitoes with the West Nile virus have been found in Boston.
The good news for most living creatures on the planet is that the West Nile Virus doesn't affect them.
Flash Flood Watch issued July 29 at 7:26AM MDT expiring July 30 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Archuleta, Delta, Dolores, Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, La Plata, Mesa, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt, San Juan, San Miguel Flash Flood Watch issued July 28 at 10:11PM MDT expiring July 30 at 6:00PM MDT in effect ... (more)
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 08:12 pm
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