West Nile Virus Found in Rhode Island


A pool of mosquitoes collected in Warren tested positive for West Nile Virus, the Rhode Island Department of Health confirmed Thursday.

Oxford County Public Health is confirming the virus was found in a mosquito pool in Tillsonburg.

Ohio's first case of the West Nile Virus among humans was reported this week in Clermont County.

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"We're encouraging residents to protect themselves by utilizing EPA-approved insect repellant, wearing long sleeves, being cautious at dawn and dusk as well as emptying containers that might hold water around the home or on the property to prevent habitat for breeding of mosquitoes", he said.

If you are outdoors between dusk and dawn when mosquitoes are most active, be sure to wear long trousers, a long-sleeved shirt, shoes, and socks.

"Now is the time to take precautions to prevent mosquito bites", Andreadis said.

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· Be sure door and window screens are tight-fitting and in good fix. No cases of human or horse illnesses associated with the virus have been reported in CT in 2017. Severe cases might result in seizures or coma.

Light colors are least attractive to mosquitoes.

Use mosquito netting when sleeping outdoors or in an unscreened structure and to protect small babies when outdoors.

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· Consider the use of mosquito repellent, according to directions, when it is necessary to be outdoors. But health officials said the recent heavy rainy season can increase mosquito populations, which can lead to other diseases such as Zika, the Daily News reported. These agencies are responsible for monitoring the potential public health threat of mosquito-borne diseases. Mosquitoes are grouped for testing according to species, collection site and date.