More cases of West Nile Fever in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Three more cases of West Nile fever have been reported in Hamilton, bringing the total number for the year to 20 cases. Since there is no vaccine or treatment for infections with West Nile Fever virus, travellers to areas where the West Nile Fever virus has been found can reduce their risk of exposure to this virus by taking all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites.

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