A Loveland man is the 1st confirmed human case of West Nile Virus in Larimer County in 2014. The man began to show symptoms in early August and it’s likely he was infected in late July. He did not need to be hospitalized and has recovered.
West Nile virus is on the rise in Northern Colorado and mosquitoes in Northern Colorado have tested positive for the disease. There are steps you can take to protect yourself and loved ones from West Nile.
When it comes to mosquito repellents, you could spend all summer picking one. And despite your thorough selection of mosquito repellent, you could end up with one that acts more like a siren call to all mosquitoes that the buffet is now open. What mosquito repellent works best?
The City of Fort Collins will continue spraying for mosquitoes. Last night the City Council approved several changes to the city’s West Nile Virus Management Plan, including setting the criteria for spraying.