Sep 052012
 
Federal health officials are warning older adults to take extra steps to protect themselves against the mosquito responsible for this summer’s record outbreak of West Nile virus.

Thanks to the extreme heat and drought affecting the country, the mosquito that carries the West Nile virus has flourished. The result, say officials with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), is the worst outbreak of the virus in history — infecting people in 47 states and causing 41 deaths so far.

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http://deafseniorsusa.blogspot.com/2012/08/over-50-your-risk-is-higher-how-to.html

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