On June 20, the St. Clair County Health Department reported finding West Nile Virus positive mosquitoes for the first time this season. About one in 150 people who are infected develop a severe illness affecting the central nervous system, such as encephalitis (inflammation of the brain) or meningitis (inflammation of the membranes that surround the brain and spinal cord).
On June 20, the St. Clair County Health Department reported finding West Nile Virus positive mosquitoes for the first time this season. About one in 150 people who are infected develop a severe illness affecting the central nervous system, such as encephalitis (inflammation of the brain) or meningitis (inflammation of the membranes that surround the brain and spinal cord). Photo illustration by Airman 1st Class Dennis Spain
On June 20, the St. Clair County Health Department reported finding West Nile Virus positive mosquitoes for the first time this season. About one in 150 people who are infected develop a severe illness affecting the central nervous system, such as encephalitis (inflammation of the brain) or meningitis (inflammation of the membranes that surround the brain and spinal cord). Photo illustration by Airman 1st Class Dennis Spain

Consider these important tips to prevent West Nile Virus

July 14, 2018 12:57 PM