Simple, Non-Toxic Ways to Protect Yourself from West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus is on the rise in the United States, a consequence of the climate change that is bringing more extreme weather conditions to many parts of the country....more

West Nile Virus: prevention, insect repellent safety, and virus symptoms

If you live in an area with mosquitoes infected with the West Nile Virus, using some simple precautions can prevent getting bitten by an infected insect. The good news is not all mosquitoes carry West Nile Virus. To see if West Nile Virus is in your area now, call your local County Health Department or consult the CDC West Nile Virus Activity by State by State map....more

First 2007 death in Florida from West Nile virus confirmed

BREAKING NEWS The Florida Department of Health (DOH) has confirmed Florida's first human death in 2007 from West Nile (WN) viral encephalitis. On Friday DOH confirmed a Bay County resident died from the virus transmitted by the bite of an infected mosquito. Read more at Covering Florida ...more