"The identification of a CT resident with West Nile virus associated illness that required hospitalization underscores the potential seriousness of the infection", Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Raul Pino said in a statement.
A dead bird found in the Redding area has tested positive for the West Nile virus, the Shasta Mosquito and Vector Control District is reporting.
West Nile Virus was identified in an adult Ochlerotatus dupreei, a species that is occasionally collected in light traps in Brunswick County.
"We keep on having climate conditions that are ideal for the mosquitoes that transmit West Nile infection", said Dr. Philip Armstrong, Medical Entomologist at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment station (CAES). No residents were diagnosed with West Nile virus last year, but from 2010 to 2015, two to four residents were diagnosed each year and all recovered.
Apply an EPA-registered insect repellent to exposed skin and clothing since mosquitoes may bite through clothing.
Check around your property for tin cans, plastic containers, ceramic pots or similar water-holding containers that should be discarded or turned over to prevent collecting water.
Drill holes in the bottoms of all recycling containers that are left outdoors. Unused buckets and containers, plastic toys, tires, wading pools, etc. should be emptied and water in birdbaths should be changed frequently.
Clean and chlorinate swimming pools, outdoor saunas, and hot tubs; drain water from pool covers.
Public Health manager Bob Hart says it's a trend that mirrors patterns being seen in health units across Ontario.
After the exciting day was over, Prince William said it "went well", while speaking at a reception in Kensington Palace later on. The milestone for the prince comes after the duke and duchess on Tuesday announced that they are expecting their third child .
Not only are fewer than half of Americans white Christians, but fewer than half of all states are majority white Christian. MS is the most homogeneous state in terms of religion (60 percent are Baptist) while NY is the most religiously diverse.
However, a US-India strategic partnership to contain China is not something coming up in the near future. The author is a Professor and Dean at the National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS) Bangalore.
EMW gained an ally in its licensing fight when Planned Parenthood of in and Kentucky was allowed to join EMW's lawsuit. The state argued that the clinic lacked "important safeguards" necessary in protecting women's health.
They said, however, that they would only support a debt-ceiling increase that amounted to a three-month extension. But by the end of the meeting, Trumpsided with Democrats who wanted a three-month increase.
She later added: "I was being sarcastic towards all these great sources the press have..." I have the best friends'. The footballer was pulled over in Wilmslow, Cheshire, at 2am on Friday, and was later charged with drink-driving.
If there's one thing we might see change from Lucasfilm in its director choices, it's the experience level. And we can't imagine a part of him doesn't want to get paid to work with lightsabers and X-wings.
Dean Unglert was a fan-favorite coming out of The Bachelorette , but lost his leading man support after his stint on Paradise . When Luyendyk tried to woo Maynard, he earned the nickname the " kissing bandit ". "Same exact deal.
The Premier League has confirmed that next summer's transfer window will close at a much earlier date from next summer on. Accept the new proposal subject to further talks, including getting the major European leagues to follow suit.
Federer is, bidding for a sixth US Open and 20th major, and is playing Philipp Kohlschreiber in their round of 16 clash. The 20th-seeded Vandeweghe is into the round of eight at a Grand Slam tournament for the third time this season.
Congress to replace Bihar unit chief Ashok Chaudhary
There has been a buzz that some Congress MLAs in Bihar, following Chaudhary, may join Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal (United). Nitish has left eight Cabinet berths vacant, a move observers see as an attempt to lure dissident Congress MLAs.
Arrested After Missing Alexandria Teen Found
A release from Alexandria police said specific charges would be determined by the Douglas County Attorney's Office. Block was able to make her escape after the kidnappers left her alone Tuesday , officials said.
LA Noire gets revamped for current-gen consoles and VR
The pricing for each of the version has also been revealed and it appears to be a little more expensive on the Nintendo Switch. As Kotaku reports, the HTC Vive version of the game will be smaller in scope, featuring only seven of the game's case files.
Four more THAAD launchers ready for deployment in South Korea
The four remaining launchers have been on standby at an unidentified USA base in South Korea, pending the alliance's decision. Hours earlier, the South's Defense Minister Song Young-moo had phone talks with his American counterpart James Mattis.