West Nile Virus Articles A-Z
West Nile Virus and Breastfeeding - West Nile Virus Prevention
This page contains links to eMedTV West Nile Virus Articles containing information on subjects from West Nile Virus and Breastfeeding to West Nile Virus Prevention. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- West Nile Virus and Breastfeeding
While unlikely, it is possible to transmit the West Nile virus through breastfeeding. This eMedTV resource provides information about the West Nile virus and breastfeeding, including detailed information on prevention strategies.
- West Nile Virus and Pregnancy
While unlikely, it is possible for a pregnant woman to transmit West Nile virus to her baby. This eMedTV article discusses West Nile virus and pregnancy, including information on how to prevent West Nile virus by avoiding mosquito bites.
- West Nile Virus Cure
Once a person has become infected with West Nile virus, there is only one cure: time. This eMedTV segment explains how there is currently no medicinal West Nile virus cure. This page also talks about the possibility of a vaccine.
- West Nile Virus in Children and Infants
Cases of West Nile virus in children and infants under 1 year old are rare. The information in this part of the eMedTV library provides a brief overview of West Nile virus in children and provides statistics on how often infection occurs.
- West Nile Virus Prevention
As this eMedTV article explains, one of the best methods for preventing West Nile virus is to avoid mosquito bites. This page of the Web site offers suggestions on how to protect yourself and your family from mosquito bites.