EASTERN EQUINE ENCEPHALITIS
State public health officials have issued new guidelines that could lead to more aerial spraying of mosquitoes to prevent the spread of eastern equine encephalitis.
The elderly Raynham man who was diagnosed with Eastern Equine Encephalitis last week has died.
A day after that the state’s Department of Public Health reported the first human case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis in Massachusetts, Raynham’s Board of Health is advising all outdoor activity to be cut short.
An elderly man from Bristol County has been diagnosed with eastern equine encephalitis (EEE). He’s the first human case in Massachusetts this year.
As state health officials put out a new warning about mosquitoes infected with Triple E, one local couple is urging the public to take the news seriously.
Mosquitoes with eastern equine encephalitis continue to turn up in southeastern areas of Massachusetts.
Massachusetts health officials say mosquitoes in the state have tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis for the first time this year.
Mosquitoes in Bridgewater has tested positive for the Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus.
On a hill in Holbrook, a chopper touches down for an ammo reload. It comes by the bagful and looks a little like granola.
State health officials say a third horse has died in Massachusetts this summer because of mosquito-borne Eastern equine encephalitis.