West Nile Virus
The health department said Friday that the Suffolk County resident in her 60s was hospitalized.
New Hampshire health officials say they’ve detected the first human case of West Nile Virus in 13 months.
A man in his 70’s from Plymouth County was diagnosed in late August, the state Department of Public Health announced Monday afternoon.
The state health department says this summer’s first mosquitoes testing positive for Eastern equine encephalitis have been confirmed in Amherst.
A number of mosquitoes around the state are testing positive for West Nile Virus, health officials said.
The state’s Department of Public Health lists several ways you can protect yourself and your loved ones from EEE and West Nile Virus.
Massachusetts health officials report experts have detected the first infection of West Nile virus in a mosquito in the state this year.
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?
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?
Massachusetts health officials say two more human cases of mosquito-borne West Nile virus have been confirmed, bringing the season total to 22.