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West Nile Virus

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First Mass. Human Case Of West Nile Diagnosed In Middlesex County

The Department of Public Health announced Friday West Nile virus was found in Middlesex County.

08/22/2014

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Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Virus In Boston

For the first time this summer, a mosquito pool in Boston has tested positive for West Nile Virus.

07/29/2014

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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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NH Officials Report First Human Case Of West Nile Virus

New Hampshire health officials say they’ve detected the first human case of West Nile Virus in 13 months.

09/10/2013

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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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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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Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Virus In 19 Mass. Communities

A number of mosquitoes around the state are testing positive for West Nile Virus, health officials said.

07/27/2013

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Guide To Protecting Yourself Against West Nile Virus And EEE

The state’s Department of Public Health lists several ways you can protect yourself and your loved ones from EEE and West Nile Virus.

07/18/2013

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Mosquito Infected With West Nile Virus Found In Whitman

Massachusetts health officials report experts have detected the first infection of West Nile virus in a mosquito in the state this year.

06/29/2013

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Bug Spray: What’s Safe? What Works?

Summer is here and with it come the bugs – mosquitoes and ticks in particular. Bites from either can cause nasty illnesses. So what’s the best way to protect yourself?

06/16/2013

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