West Nile virus

New York City Reports First Human West Nile Case For YearThe first human case of the West Nile virus for the year in New York City was confirmed Sunday, officials said.
Bellmawr Man Is New Jersey's First Confirmed West Nile Virus CaseThe virus is transferred to humans through mosquitoes that have also fed on birds infected with West Nile.
West Nile Virus Scare Forces Suffolk County To Restrict Camping In 1 ParkThanks to a mosquito testing positive for West Nile virus, for the time being there will be no more overnight camping at a county park on Long Island.
Residents Press City To Take Action Against Queens Beach Pest ExplosionBeach areas in Queens hit hard by Superstorm Sandy and still recovering are dealing with a new issue this summer.
Season's First West Nile Mosquitoes Found In Queens, Staten IslandMosquitoes infected with the West Nile virus have been found within the New York City limits for the first time this season, according to the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Rockland County Reports First West Nile Mosquitoes Of SeasonRockland County officials have found the first group of mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus this year.
Rainy Weather Means More Mosquitoes Taking A Bite Out Of Your Weekend PlansThings are already bad if you're standing by standing water, but over the weekend, mosquitoes may take a big bite out of your plans.
Mosquitoes That Breed Year-Round Infuriate Residents On Upper West SideWhen was the last time you suffered a mosquito bite? If your answer is recently, you likely live on a block of the Upper West Side where a year-round sewer species just won’t die.
Suffolk County Announces Year's First West Nile CaseSuffolk County has announced its first human case of West Nile Virus this year.
New York City Reports First Human West Nile Cases Of The YearThe New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene on Monday confirmed the city’s first human cases of the West Nile virus this season.
New Jersey Reports Year's First Human West Nile Case For StateA mosquito batch collected in New Rochelle has tested positive for West Nile Virus for the first time this year, according to the Westchester County health department.
NJ Health Officials: 20 Residents Test Positive For Chikungunya Virus; West Nile Found In MosquitoesNew Jersey health officials are urging residents to protect themselves from mosquito-borne illnesses this summer.