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Infectious Diseases

6 Things to Know About West Nile Virus

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The season peaks in mid-August


43 states have been affected this year


You can take precautions to prevent infection


Watch out for certain symptoms


Certain people are at higher risk


There is no cure for West Nile virus


Allison Tsai

Allison Tsai

Allison wrote for HealthCentral as an editor and producer for Allergy, Asthma, Cold & Flu, COPD, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Skin Care, Skin Cancer, and Sleep Disorders.