Mosquitoes Carrying Dangerous Viral Disease Found In Orange CountyFor the first time in 30 years, mosquitoes carrying Saint Louis Encephalitis have been found in Anaheim and Westminster. The viral disease can cause long-term disability, brain swelling or even death.
West Nile Virus Confirmed In Boyle Heights And Whittier
Mosquito That Could Carry Zika Found In Riverside CountyA mosquito breed capable of carrying the Zika virus was netted by vector control authorities in Riverside County. No Zika cases have originated locally.
Health Officials Warn Of 2 'Invasive' Mosquitoes That Can Transmit Infectious DiseasesPublic health officials are tracking a new threat to Californians and are urging residents to protect themselves from two mosquitoes they have described as "invasive."
'Complication' Over Disneyland Airspace Forces OC To Cancel Pesticide SprayingOrange County officials have scrapped a plan to spray pesticides over multiple cities in order to combat what authorities say is a growing threat of West Nile virus.
Health Officials Confirm First Human Case Of West Nile Virus In LA County This SeasonThe first human case of West Nile Virus this season in Los Angeles County has now been confirmed.
Health Officials Alert Doctors, Hospitals Of Rare Mosquito-Borne Virus In LA County Los Angeles County is alerting physicians and hospitals to be on the lookout for patients with symptoms of a rare mosquito-borne virus.
OC Officials Turn To Mosquito-Eating Fish To Stem West Nile Threat As the Southland struggles under drought conditions, officials Thursday gave the public yet another reason not to let water run into the gutter: West Nile Virus.
California Sees First 2 West Nile Deaths Of YearThey were among the 35 Californians who have been diagnosed with West Nile in 2014, according to health officials. Sixteen of the cases were reported to the state this week.
Fatal Case Of West Nile Reported In San Bernardino CountyThe County of San Bernardino's Department of Public Health has reported the first fatal case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in that county in 2013.
West Nile Virus Detected In Toluca LakeResidents in the San Fernando Valley were warned Tuesday about West Nile virus activity detected in Toluca Lake.
Cypress Woman Tests Positive For West Nile; 1st OC Case In 2013A Cypress woman who tested positive for West Nile virus is the first Orange County patient this year, county health officials said Tuesday.
OC Woman, 61, Dies Of West Nile Virus; First In County Since '08 A 61-year-old Orange County woman died last week from West Nile virus, making her the county's first such fatality since 2008.
2 Cases Of West Nile Reported In Coachella ValleyTwo cases of West Nile virus were reported Wednesday by the Vector Control District.
SoCal Cities Boost Spraying Operations In West Nile FightHealth officials across the Southland have begun to deploy trucks that spray a fog-like mist to combat the spread of West Nile virus.