First case of West Nile virus found in Ada County

First case of West Nile virus found in Ada County

First case of West Nile virus found in Ada County

Dallas County reported its first West Nile Virus death of 2018 on Tuesday. West Nile is most frequently spread through mosquito bites.

"Over the past few weeks, West Nile virus activity has been on the rise across Ontario", Lyttle said in a release.

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"Positive and suspected West Nile cases are a reminder that preventative measures are important", said Dr. Faisal Khan, director of the department. They can be infected when they feed on the blood of infected birds. "Dallas County Health and Human Services not only conducts active surveillance to detect WNV and monitor infection rates locally but also educates the community to take preventative action". The Health Unit has been trapping and testing mosquitoes since June.

Since 2000, 134 cases of the virus have been diagnosed in CT residents and three people have died after being infected with the virus.

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For more information on West Nile Virus, please visit the Public Health Agency of Canada website at: http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/wn-no/index-eng.php or call the Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit at 519.355.1071.

Use insect repellent when outdoors; a repellent with DEET or Icaridin offers the most effective protection. He's a Dallas native and a graduate of the University of North Texas.

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