North Texas Mosquito Season Means Battling West Nile & ZikaIt’s the first week of May and the start of mosquito season in North Texas. According to health officials, there are different safety concern this year because doctors are dealing with two dangerous viruses – West Nile and Zika.
Mosquito Samples Test Positive For West Nile In Dallas CountyMosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile virus in Balch Springs and Mesquite said Dallas County Health and Human Services on Thursday.
Mosquito Sample Tests Positive For West Nile Virus In GrapevineThe sample came from the 1500 block of North Dooley Street.
New Mosquito Trap Smart Enough To Keep Just The Bad BugsA new high-techmosquito trap is promising to catch the bloodsuckers while letting friendlier insects escape — and even record the exact weather conditions when different species emerge to bite.
Tarrant County Senior Citizen Dies From West Nile VirusThe victim had underlying medical conditions according to the Tarrant County Public Health news release.
Spraying For West Nile Virus After 2nd Death In Dallas CountyA second person in Dallas County has died from the West Nile Virus. DCHHS officials say the victim was in his or her late 50s and had been previously diagnosed with West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease.
Lewisville Mosquito Trap Tests Positive For West NileA Lewisville mosquito trap has tested positive for West Nile Virus, it’s the 17th positive sample collected in the city this year.
West Nile Affects More Than Just The ElderlyStuck in the hospital and infected with West Nile Virus, Kenneth Hamburger is posting to social media, making public what is normally a very private matter.
Mosquito Battle Continues Across North Texas As Peak West Nile Season ArrivesThere's a big battle being fought in North Texas against mosquitoes as we reach peak season for West Nile Virus.
First Human Case Of West Nile Confirmed In LewisvilleThe first human case of the West Nile virus in Lewisville this year has been confirmed by health officials. And, on Wednesday night, the city will be taking steps to prevent any further spread of the disease.
Dallas County Reports First West Nile Virus DeathThe resident, who lived in the 75006 zip code was in the 60s age range, and had been diagnosed with West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease.
Officials Consider Aerial West Nile Spraying In Dallas CountyThe threat of West Nile Virus is forcing some cities in North Texas to consider aerial spraying for the first time in years.