west nile virus

Maria Keena
September 23, 2019 - 4:24 pm
Residents are reminded to wear protective clothing and use insect repellents that contain at least 50% DEET.
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west nile virus spread by mosquito
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September 05, 2019 - 4:05 pm
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. (KMOX) - Adult mosquitoes collected from Hillsboro tested positive for the West Nile Virus, according to the Jefferson County Health Department (JCHD). The bugs collected on Sept. 5 in Hillsboro, as well as the surrounding area, tested positive for the disease which can cause...
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west nile virus spread by mosquito
August 13, 2019 - 3:11 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Public Health says a Chicago resident in his 70s is the first confirmed human case of West Nile virus in the state this year. It said Tuesday the man became ill in late July. Department Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike says, “West Nile virus can cause...
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August 29, 2018 - 4:49 pm
The West Nile Virus is transmitted through mosquitoes, which will be a risk until the first frost.
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Mosquito sucking blood from human hand
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August 09, 2018 - 10:13 am
The county resident, who's not been identified, was released from a local medical facility after being admitted for West Nile symptoms
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Mosquito sucking blood from human hand
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Michael Calhoun
July 19, 2018 - 12:35 pm
It's the year's first pool of West Nile positive mosquitoes.
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July 14, 2018 - 8:35 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Mosquitoes in Jefferson County are testing positive for West Nile Virus. The county health department says those mosquitoes were collected near the end of June in Kimmswick and Arnold. Health officials are asking people to help stop the spread of the virus by removing standing...
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Mosquito sucking blood from human hand
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July 03, 2018 - 2:13 pm
The Illinois Department of Public Health says that the state discovered the case in mid-May, which is earlier in the season than usual.
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June 21, 2018 - 7:01 am
The Public Health Department suggests people stay alert and use insect repellent when outside.
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