west nile virus
There have been no confirmed cases of the virus in people this year.
There are many welcome hallmarks to summer, such as the longer days and pleasant temperatures. Yet, summer also brings unwanted risks like damaging storms, oppressive heat waves, forest fires, and drought. One of the least favoured recurrences is the rise in mosquito populations and the potential for West Nile Virus infection.
On Friday morning, Toronto Public Health confirmed its first human case of West Nile Virus for 2015. The virus was confirmed
Hollywood is not the only place with an increasing their number of sequels. While returning health villains, like West Nile Virus and "Swine Flu 2" continue to represent only a minority of worldwide infections, the future is looking rather glum. There are certain to be more germs that will re-emerge and send us all into a frenzy worthy of a blockbuster's opening day weekend.
Health officials are confirming the first human case of West Nile virus to be found in Alberta this year. At this point details
Toronto Public Health says the number of mosquitoes found to have West Nile virus is at a record high this summer, likely