West Nile Virus

The West Virus is spread to humans through the bite of an infected mosquito. There are no medications to treat or vaccines that can prevent WNV infection.

The Most Common Symptoms of West Nile Virus is fever with other flu like symptoms. In rare cases, WNV can cause serious, sometimes fatal , neurological illness.

Status and Prevention

Similar to other mosquito born illnesses, the CDC recommends standard protocol while spending time outdoors.