Firs human case of West Nile Fever in South Dakota this year

Health authorities have reported the first case of West Nile Fever in South Dakota in 2011.

Travellers should be aware that many areas across the USA are finding the West Nile Fever virus in local mosquito populations. Travellers should take all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites during the summer months.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of West Nile Fever.

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