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West Nile Virus

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New West Nile Virus Case Revealed In Western Mass.

Massachusetts health officials say a Berkshire County woman in her 70s is the state’s third West Nile virus patient this year.

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NH Gov. Declares West Nile Health Threat

The declaration allows the communities to take measures, including spraying, to decrease the threat to public health.


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Second Human West Nile Virus Case Confirmed In Mass.

Health officials say a Cambridge man in his 70s is currently hospitalized.


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Middleton Takes Precautions Against Mosquitoes

Even though no mosquitoes have tested positive for West Nile or eastern equine encephalitis viruses, the health board ordered ball-fields closed so they can be sprayed.


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NH Confirms 1st Case Of West Nile Virus In 2 Years

New Hampshire health officials say a Manchester adult has tested positive for West Nile Virus — the first human case confirmed in the state in two years.


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Middlesex County Man 1st Human West Nile Virus Case This Summer

A resident of Middlesex County in his 60’s was diagnosed in late July and is still recovering in the hospital.


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Mosquito Spraying Scheduled This Week Across Central Mass.

A few central Massachusetts communities will by conducting spraying this week after the discovery of mosquitoes infected with EEE.



How Effective Was Mosquito Spraying In Southeastern Mass.?

The southeastern Massachusetts towns that were sprayed over the weekend to combat mosquitoes won’t know until Monday just how effective the spraying was.


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EEE Found In More Mass. Mosquitoes

Eastern Equine Encephalitis has been found in mosquitoes in Canton.


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Mass. To Begin Aerial Spraying For Mosquitoes

State health officials plan to begin aerial spraying for mosquitoes in nearly a dozen southeastern Massachusetts communities.