West Nile, June 12, 2007

Remember the “West Nile is going to kill us all” scare?  As predicted, it’s gone through its epidemic spread, and now is into its pandemic stage:


Map of West Nile Virus activity

6 human cases this year.  Keep wearing your DEET, though.


  1. CardioNP says:

    CA has had one human case reported this year – in Kern Co.

  2. The first year was the worst. After that, we all developed a sort of herd immunity to it. I diagnosed 6 cases of WNV encephalitis in one month that first year (was it 2002?).