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Mosquitoes with West Nile Virus Found in Las Vegas

The Southern Nevada Health District has detected its first West Nile Virus positive mosquitoes in Las Vegas. The health district says so far there are no cases of West Nile Virus in humans, but there are some precautions to take to prevent getting the disease. We talk with SNHD Epidemiologist, Devin Barrett about how to avoid contracting West Nile Virus.
 
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Devin Barrett, epidemiologist, SNHD

 

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