Residents in Maryland are being urged to take measures to prevent the spread of West Nile virus.
The Maryland Department of Agriculture is going after mosquitoes.
The Maryland Department of Agriculture says it’s launching an aerial offensive to combat mosquitoes.
Maryland’s health department has confirmed three cases of West Nile virus in the Baltimore area.
According to a new study released by the National Center for Biotechnology Information, those who drink beer are more attractive to mosquitoes.
A second case of West Nile Virus has been confirmed in Maryland. A 70-year-old patient is suffering from swelling of the brain after being infected by the virus.
Health officials in Norfolk and Virginia Beach are advising residents to take precautions after chickens tested positive for mosquito-borne illnesses.