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Diseased Mosquitoes In The Area

Updated: Monday, August 11 2014, 10:18 AM CDT
Diseased mosquitoes spotted in Champaign county once again.

Here's what you need to look out for. Asian tiger mosquitoes they carry a virus that comes with health risks for you. Those infected mosquitoes are turning up in Champaign county for the fourth summer in a row and they've also been found in Vermilion county.
 
These mosquitoes bite mostly during the daytime but they haven't spread the disease in Illinois so far. The Champaign-Urbana public health district's taken some steps to warn folks about the risks. The most common symptoms are fever and joint pain.

Diseased Mosquitoes In The Area


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