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.
Two more people have come down with mosquito-borne illnesses in Massachusetts.
Everyone is worried about the spread of EEE, especially farmers who are growing bountiful amounts of flowers, fruits and vegetables.
A day after finding mosquitoes infected with Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in Easton, state officials say more have turned up in the town of Carver.
Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) has been detected in mosquitoes in Massachusetts for the first time this year.
Health officials in Raynham said an elderly woman visiting from Missouri has apparently contracted EEE.
The family of the latest Triple E victim wants the state of Massachusetts to be more pro-active about controlling mosquitoes.
An elderly man from Bristol County has been diagnosed with eastern equine encephalitis (EEE). He’s the first human case in Massachusetts this year.
Mosquitoes with eastern equine encephalitis continue to turn up in southeastern areas of Massachusetts.