West Nile Virus found in Randolph County

Fresno Man the Second West Nile Virus Death this Year

Fresno Man the Second West Nile Virus Death this Year

The state's first human cases of West Nile Virus of the year have been reported by the Department of Health.

"Essentially the most racy formulation to lead fantastic of West Nile virus an infection is to indulge in precautionary measures to lead fantastic of mosquito bites". Mosquitoes infected with west Nile and the St Louis Encephalitis have been found throughout southern Nevada, in 15 zip codes. This season 19 percent of mosquitoes have tested positive for West Nile or St. Louis encephalitis virus.

21, FCDPH has reported 26 positive human cases of West Nile this year, and that number is expected to increase.

For more information, visit the Connecticut Mosquito Management Program web site at https://portal.ct.gov/mosquito .

In the statement, Douglas said to avoid outdoor exposure when mosquitoes are active, to wear protective clothing and to use insect repellent whenever you are outdoors.

People over the age of 60 and individuals with weakened immune systems are at an increased risk for severe disease.

Febrile illness (fever) in some people.

The Southwest Utah Public Health Department confirmed a case in Washington County the same day. One in five who are infected develop a fever with other symptoms, such as a headache, body aches, joint pains and a rash.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, all residents of areas where virus activity has been identified are at risk of getting West Nile.

There have been no reported human cases so far.

The health district is reminding the public that West Nile virus is preventable.