west nile virus

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Soaring Numbers of Bald Eagle Deaths Due to West Nile Virus
Jan 7, 2014 | Amy L. Sonricker Hansen

Throughout the month of December scientists have been working to determine the cause of twenty-nine bald eagle deaths in the state of Utah. Many of...

Study Links Orchards with Mosquitoes Carrying West Nile in the United States
Feb 1, 2013 | Lauren Edmundson

A new study published in the journal PLOS ONE has found a link between West Nile virus prevalence and land use, climate and wildlife populations in...

Dengue Reemerges in Greece
Sep 5, 2012 | Katharina Schwan

An elderly gentleman died on August 30 of hemorrhagic fever in Patras, Greece. Doctors believe it was a complication due to infection with dengue...

WNV: Mass. reports second human case; CDC says one of “largest West Nile virus outbreaks ever”
Aug 23, 2012 | Anna Tomasulo

In a special telebriefing on West Nile virus (WNV) in the United States, Dr. Lyle Petersen, director of the Division of Vector-borne Infectious...

Epidemic of West Nile Virus Hits Dallas County
Aug 9, 2012 | Robyn Correll Carlyle

Update: Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins announced that Dallas County is in a State of Emergency due to the West Nile Virus epidemic. The Dallas...

Mosquitoes with West Nile Virus in Okla., Mass., and Calif.
Jul 13, 2012 | Anna Tomasulo

Update: South Dakota just reported its first WNV case of the season. The case was detected in a blood donor who was not sick. Over the past decade,...

Central Pennsylvania Watches out for West Nile
Jul 8, 2011 | healthmap

Dauphin, Franklin, York, Lancaster, Cumberland and Lebanon counties in central Pennsylvania have been looking out for West Nile virus cases as the...