By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Illinois state health officials confirmed the first human West Nile virus-related death in Illinois for 2021 on Friday. A Will County resident who first became ill in late August...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is announcing the state’s first human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in 2021. West Nile Virus is spread to humans...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up to a report last week, the Arizona Department of Health Services reports 14 human West Nile virus (WNV) fatalities through October 1. The number of...

A group of scientists affiliated with the University at Albany and New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) are predicting that the total number of West Nile virus (WNV) cases will increase, and be...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the West Nile virus (WNV) situation in Arizona, state health officials report 132 confirmed and 78 probable cases through September 29. Maricopa...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) reported  one confirmed death associated with West Nile virus (WNV) Tuesday. The death is reported in a Camden County...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews According to West Nile virus (WNV) data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Tuesday, Arizona has reported 97 total (77 neuroinvasive and 20 non-neuroinvasive)...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Massachusetts health officials an additional case of West Nile virus (WNV) in the state this year, the seventh to date. The latest case is reported in a woman in...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews San Diego County health officials have reported the first locally acquired case of West Nile Virus this year in a 53-year-old La Jolla man. The patient was hospitalized...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) has identified five cases of West Nile Virus infections in residents of Bernalillo, Doña Ana, and Taos County. This year,...