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West Nile Outbreak

West Nile Outbreak Cases Still Growing, But At Slower Pace: CDC

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

By Marice Richter DALLAS, Oct 31 (Reuters) - The number of people infected with the mosquito-borne West Nile virus in the United State...

West Nile Cases Top 4,500, Making It The Second-Worst Year On Record

Reuters | Posted 12.17.2012 | Healthy Living

By Marice Richter DALLAS, Oct 17 (Reuters) - The number of West Nile virus cases across the United States has topped 4,500, with anoth...

West Nile Outbreak Likely To Be Second-Worst On Record: CDC

Reuters | Posted 12.03.2012 | Healthy Living

Oct 3 (Reuters) - The outbreak of West Nile virus that has hit Texas and other states remains on pace to make 2012 the second-worst year on record f...

Breaking It Down: The West Nile Virus

Brian Secemsky, M.D. | Posted 10.28.2012 | Healthy Living
Brian Secemsky, M.D.

Due to this sudden increase in reported West Nile virus infections, major media outlets have been quick to broadcast stories covering this seasonal epidemic, but are lax on explaining how the virus actually works.