- Is West Nile virus common in this area?
- Am I at risk of contracting West Nile virus?
- What can I do to protect myself from West Nile virus?
- What treatment is best for me?
- Will cold or flu medicines help?
- Can my child get West Nile virus from me?
- What kind of insect repellent should I use?
- If I start feeling worse, when should I call my doctor?
West Nile Virus in the United States: An Update on an Emerging Infectious Disease by GD. Huhn, M.D., M.P.H.T.M., JJ Sejvar, M.D., SP Montgomery, D.V.M., M.P.H., and MS Dworkin, M.D., M.P.H.T.M. (American Family Physician August 15, 2003, http://www.aafp.org/afp/20030815/653.html)
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