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Mass. Officials Say EEE Found In A Horse In Middleborough

Massachusetts health officials say a new case of Eastern equine encephalitis has been found in a horse in Middleborough, and are urging people to continue precautions against mosquitoes.

09/20/2013

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3rd Case Of West Nile Virus Case In Mass.

The health department said Friday that the Suffolk County resident in her 60s was hospitalized.

09/13/2013

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Plymouth County Man First Human Case Of West Nile In Massachusetts This Year

A man in his 70’s from Plymouth County was diagnosed in late August, the state Department of Public Health announced Monday afternoon.

08/26/2013

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Weymouth Increases Mosquito Alert Level After EEE Death

The alert level in the town has been increased to high since an 85-year-old resident became the first person to die from the EEE virus this year.

08/21/2013

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Communities Take Precautions Against EEE

A Norfolk County woman is the first person in Mass. to die from EEE this year.

08/20/2013

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EEE Found In Horse In Belchertown

State health officials say they have confirmed the first case of Eastern equine encephalitis in a horse in Massachusetts this year and are urging precautions against mosquitoes.

07/31/2013

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1st EEE Mosquitoes Of Summer Found In Mass.

The state health department says this summer’s first mosquitoes testing positive for Eastern equine encephalitis have been confirmed in Amherst.

07/30/2013

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Will Upcoming First Frost Be Enough To Kill Mosquitos?

So the big question for many will be – does this mean that all the mosquitos will die off and EEE and West Nile fears will end?

10/10/2012

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7-Year-Old Marshfield Boy Diagnosed With EEE

Marshfield Health Department officials say a 7-year-old child diagnosed with EEE is recovering well.

09/24/2012

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DPH Confirms Brookline Woman Is 17th Human Case Of West Nile Virus In Mass.

State health officials say a 17th case of mosquito-borne West Nile virus has been reported in Massachusetts, nearly triple last year’s cases.

09/21/2012

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