Beware of West Nile Virus

Watch out for this disease!

What is West Nile Virus

This is a disease that originated in Africa and is spread by mosquitoes. Any one can get it, and it can cause death.

How to Stop/Prevent It

-Wear mosquito repellent

-Wear long t-shirts and pants when the weather permits

-Be careful in mosquito biting hours

Symptoms

-70-80% of people have no symptoms

-Headache

-Body aches

-Vomiting

-Diarrhea

-Rash

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Treatment

-There is no vaccine

-There is no cure

-You can buy pain relievers to reduce symptoms