SANTA CLARA (KCBS) — This year is shaping up to be one of the worst for West Nile virus since 2005, both here in the Bay Area and across the state. 359 more words
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The West Nile virus has killed a woman in her 60s in San Joaquin County.
Health officials said Friday that it’s the year’s first West Nile-related death in the county. 52 more words
CANADA: HUNTER mauled by GRIZZLY and shot by friend in BRITISH COLUMBIA ~ TEXAS HEALTHCARE WORKER infected with EBOLA ~ Current EBOLA outbreak believed due to consumption of BAT meat ~ CDC predicts CHIKUNGUNYA VIRUS will spread in U.S. ~ MAINE reports first ever HUMAN case of EASTERN EQUINE ENCEPHALITIS (EEE) and heavy increase in ANAPLASMOSIS cases ~ WEST NILE VIRUS (WNV) reports from CA, IL & SD ~ RABIES reports from AL & NJ.
British Columbia 10/12/14 globalnews.ca: by Negar Mojtahedi – A 56-year-old man has been transported by air ambulance to Calgary’s Foothills hospital after he was mauled by a… 1,338 more words
Just as coastal cities are looking to bolster themselves for sea level rise, public health systems must now develop a disease-prevention and tracking strategy for a warming world. 700 more words
Recent torrential rainstorms in Arizona have created the perfect conditions for a mosquito infestation that is plaguing Phoenix residents.
Maricopa County officials say they have received more than 10,000 complaints this year, which is almost double the rate for 2013, the Associated Press reports. 152 more words
DAYTONA BEACH (CBSMiami/AP) — The West Nile virus has now been confirmed in a third person in Volusia County.
Officials said in a statement Monday “there is a heightened concern additional residents will become ill.” 158 more words