1st case this year of West Nile Fever in Europe

The first human case this season in Europe of West Nile Fever has been reported from Sofia, Bulgaria.

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Advice For Travellers

Since there is no vaccine or treatment for West Nile fever, travellers to areas where this virus has been found can reduce their risk of exposure by taking all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites.