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New study suggests more deaths from West Nile virus than predicted

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by Randy Dotinga, HealthDay News

A new study suggests that the death toll from the mosquito-borne West Nile virus might be much greater than thought because its effects may often kill people months or years after infection. 749 more words

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West Nile Virus may be more deadly than previously thought

AUSTIN (KXAN) — While West Nile Virus has been a health concern for years, there’s still a lot unknown about the disease. There’s still no treatment, no vaccine and little research on the long-term effects of the disease. 468 more words

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West Nile Virus may be more deadly than previously thought

AUSTIN (KXAN) — While West Nile Virus has been a health concern for years, there’s still a lot unknown about the disease. There’s still no treatment, no vaccine and little research on the long-term effects of the disease. 468 more words

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More mosquito samples test positive for West Nile in Hutto

HUTTO, Texas (KXAN) — Mosquito samples have tested positive in Hutto for West Nile Virus. The Williamson County and Cities Health District say they will begin spraying Friday through Sunday in Hutto. 174 more words

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Williamson Co. investigating possible human case of West Nile Virus

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — A possible human case of West Nile virus is currently being investigated in Williamson County. A spokesperson for the Williamson County and Cities Health District says they are waiting for test results to come back from the Texas Department of State Health Services lab to determine if the person is infected. 552 more words

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Tarrant County Senior Citizen Dies From West Nile Virus

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TARRANT COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – Tarrant County Public Health reported the first West Nile Virus-associated death of the 2016 season on Wednesday. 209 more words

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2nd Georgetown mosquito sample in a week tests positive for West Nile

GEORGETOWN, Texas (KXAN) — For the second time in a week, a mosquito trap sample in Georgetown has come back positive for West Nile Virus. 357 more words

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