Published: Fri, June 29, 2018
Health Care | By Oscar Goodwin

Manitoba finds first West Nile infected mosquitoes of the year

Manitoba finds first West Nile infected mosquitoes of the year

A mosquito sample from Weymouth tested positive for the virus - the first in the state this year, according to the Department of Public Health.

Hopkins says so far no cases of West Nile or Zika virus have been reported in East Texas this summer.

The 4 D's of West Nile Virus prevention should be followed to reduce the chance of mosquito bites.

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Mosquitoes that were collected in the Riverview, North Street and Dumville Lane areas of Suffolk tested positive for WNV, while mosquitoes collected in Cove Point and the Lamb Avenue tested positive for EEE. Mosquitoes become infected by biting infected birds. The reservoir (where the virus normally lives and multiples) is wild birds. "The virus arrives in the U.P. annually". "With planning and careful effort, West Nile infection can often be prevented", said Rick Dawson, Senior Manager of Surveillance and Investigation.

Since its discovery in 1999, the virus has been found in over 300 species of birds around the US, according to the CDC. An increase of this magnitude indicates that it may be an especially high-risk year for West Nile Virus.

Most people who get infected with West Nile virus will have no symptoms or mild symptoms. When present, WNV symptoms tend to include fever and flu-like illness.

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"One-in-10 out of that 1-in-150 could become fatally ill", she stated. Last year, the experiment station trapped and tested almost 200,000 mosquitoes and identified West Nile Virus-positive mosquitoes at trap sites in 30 towns in six counties (Fairfield, Hartford, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, and Windham).

It's also important to dump out any standing water left over by sprinklers, as mosquitoes can lay eggs in even a very small amount of it.

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