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Daughter-In-Law Of Woman Hospitalized With West Nile Virus Shares Her Story

CORONA (CBSLA.com) — Last month, Dolores Farnsworth was horseback riding with her granddaughter in Norco.

But on Tuesday night, she remained in the intensive-care unit of a hospital battling West Nile virus. 196 more words


Seventh case of West Nile Virus reported in Massachusetts

BOSTON, Mass. (WPRI) — The Massachusetts Department of Health has announced the seventh human case of West Nile virus in the state.

According to health officials, the patient is an elderly female from Suffolk County who likely contracted the virus in that area. 181 more words


West Nile case confirmed in Copiah County

The Mississippi Department of Health on Monday confirmed seven new cases of West Nile virus, including one in Copiah County.

It’s as close to home as West Nile has reached yet in 2015, with a total of 35 laboratory-confirmed cases in Hinds (9), Rankin (7), Madison (5), Forrest (2), Simpson (2), Yazoo (2), Adams, Attala, Copiah, Covington, Lauderdale, Marions, Montgomery and Washington counties. 199 more words

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State Officials: 2nd Person In 2015 Dies Of West Nile Virus

BOSTON (AP) — State public health officials say a woman has died of West Nile virus, the second fatality this year.

The Department of Public Health said Thursday it was the sixth human case of West Nile virus in Massachusetts this year. 108 more words


2nd Mass. West Nile Virus fatality of 2015 confirmed

BOSTON, Mass. (WPRI) — The Massachusetts Department of Health has announced the sixth human case of West Nile virus and the second virus-related fatality in the state. 197 more words


Mosquitoes trapped in West Kingston test positive for West Nile virus

WEST KINGSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — West Nile virus has been detected in a sample of mosquitoes trapped in West Kingston, health officials announced Thursday.

According to the Departments of Health and Environmental Management, the mosquitoes were collected Sept. 236 more words