If you believe you are experiencing any West Nile Virus symptoms such as the following, immediately contact your doctor or health care provider:
If you do not have a health care provider, please contact your local emergency room or urgent care center.
Not all mosquitoes carry West Nile Virus. It is primarily transmitted by members of the culex species, and only females bite humans. Typically, Culex mosquitoes travel about 1 to 2 miles to feed. Adult mosquitoes have a life span of a few weeks during the summer months.