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West Nile Virus Confirmed In 3 Md. Adults

Confirmed cases of a deadly disease. Health officials are reporting new cases of West Nile virus have been discovered around Baltimore.

08/23/2013

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Potentially Deadly Disease To Humans Kills Horse On Eastern Shore

A disease with no known cure kills a horse on the Eastern Shore, and it can kill humans as well. It’s carried by mosquitoes, and it may be even more dangerous than the West Nile virus.

08/16/2013

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Precautions Urged Against West Nile Virus

Public health officials are urging Maryland residents to protect themselves against mosquito bites to prevent infection with the West Nile virus.

07/01/2013

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Marylanders Urged To Take Precautions As West Nile Virus Tracking Begins

The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene reminds Marylanders to take precautions to protect themselves and their families from mosquito bites as it begins tracking West Nile virus cases for the 2013 season.

07/01/2013

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West Nile Survivor Discusses The Dangerous Disease

One mosquito bite can change your life forever. This year is already the worst in a decade for West Nile Virus and now a new mutation is making the disease even more dangerous.

11/20/2012

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Anne Arundel & Baltimore Counties Spraying For Mosquitoes To Curtail West Nile Virus

Thursday night is just the first of several nights that crews will spray for mosquitoes.

09/06/2012

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Baltimore County Health Officials Confirm West Nile Case

Baltimore County health workers have confirmed one case of West Nile virus. Now county leaders are taking extra steps to wipe out infected mosquitos.

09/02/2012

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West Nile Outbreak On Track To Be Worst Ever

West Nile virus now has killed 47 people and infected an estimated 95,000.

08/27/2012

West Nile Virus: Questions & Answers

How extensive is the threat of West Nile Virus this summer, and how can you help protect yourself from it?

08/02/2012

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West Nile Virus Found In Anne Arundel County

Wiping out West Nile. The state says it’s found the disease in some parts of Anne Arundel County.

09/04/2011

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First Case Of West Nile Reported In Maryland

The Maryland Health Department is reporting a Baltimore adult is testing positive for the West Nile virus.

08/18/2011

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Maryland Officials Work To Stop Mosquito-Related Health Issues

Mosquito season has just begin but Maryland is already taking aggressive action to control the nuisance bugs.

07/03/2011