Monday, 25 June, 2018

Georgia man latest in growing number of West Nile Virus cases

Georgia man latest in growing number of West Nile Virus cases Georgia man latest in growing number of West Nile Virus cases
Johnnie Parks | 15 July, 2017, 05:08

Tan added that no mosquitos have tested positive for the Zika virus at this time, noting that all cases have been from people traveling and then coming back to New Jersey.

The Town of Flower Mound Environmental Health Services Division has collected a mosquito sample that tested positive for the West Nile virus, according to a Friday news release from the town.

"Our mosquito surveillance program and the county and municipal abatement teams are taking appropriate actions to ensure the safety of our residents".

Health officials say West Nile Virus is the most common mosquito-borne disease in Oklahoma, and it can be deadly in seniors.

Weekly mosquito testing for West Nile virus began statewide June 12.

According to data from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Rio Blanco County recorded two cases in 2016.

CRISPR used to store images and a movie inside living bacteria
As the paper explains, "When harnessed, this system has the potential to write arbitrary information into the genome". Shipman told the BBC the team wanted to eventually use the technique to create "molecular recorders".


Goldman Sachs Boosts Rating On Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) To "Buy"
Several other research analysts have also commented on the stock. 11,104 shares were sold by Gearhart Jeffrey J, worth $868,299. Wells Fargo & Company restated a market perform rating on shares of Wal-Mart Stores in a research note on Tuesday, June 27th.


Severe Thunderstorm Watch for South Jersey through 9 pm Friday
Environment Canada is also reminding people to protect themselves from the potential dangers caused by intense storms. A thunderstorm system in Kansas is likely to push through eastern Oklahoma throughout Friday afternoon and evening.


Limit outdoor activities at Dusk and Dawn when mosquitoes are most active.

In humans, West Nile virus can cause fever and encephalitis, an infection that can cause inflammation of the brain and death.

Use insect repellent with Deet or other effective ingredients.

Wear protective clothing, including long trousers, long-sleeved shirts and socks, in areas where mosquitoes are active.

Residents are asked to drain any standing water near their homes, report any mosquito biting, standing water or swimming pools with green water.

"Since there is no vaccine or specific antiviral treatments for WNV infection, residents should adhere to preventive measures to protect themselves and their loved ones", said Dr. Christopher Perkins, DCHHS medical director/health authority.

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