Tag archive for ‘Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome’
By Robert On Thursday, June 12th, 2014

Hantavirus death reported in North Dakota

The North Dakota Department of Health announced today that a resident of central North Dakota has died recently from complications of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS), a rare disease spread by infected rodent More...

By Robert On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
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New Mexico: 12-year-old McKinley County boy is state’s second death due to hantavirus

  New Mexico health officials announced today the death of a 12-year-old McKinley County boy due to Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS). This is the third case of Hantavirus in New Mexico this year and the second death. Health More...

By Robert On Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

New Mexico: Santa Fe County woman dies from hantavirus

Deer MouseImage/CDC New Mexico health officials are reporting the first ever fatality due to Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS) in Santa Fe County in a 73-year-old woman. This is the second case of HPS in New More...

By Robert On Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Hantavirus reported in rural Alberta, health officials advise on precautions

The Alberta Health Services is advising area residents of a rural community in central Alberta, and all Albertans, to take simple precautions to protect themselves after health officials reported a case of Hantavirus More...

By Robert On Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Hantavirus the cause of at least one death in Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan health officials are confirming the death of an adult male in west central Saskatchewan from complications resulting from hantavirus, according to a news release today. The fatality was from the  Heartland More...

By Robert On Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Fresno County woman succumbs to hantavirus, health officials say it was contracted out-of-state

A Fresno County, California woman has died from hantavirus, according to a Fresno Bee report Friday. However, Fresno County health officials believe the woman contracted the deadly virus out-of-state. The woman More...

By Robert On Wednesday, April 24th, 2013
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Oklahoma: Texas County resident first hantavirus death in 12 years

Oklahoma health officials are reporting that a Texas County resident has died from hantavirus pulmonary syndrome, or hantavirus, the first such occurrence in the state in a dozen years, according to a Oklahoma More...

By Robert On Saturday, February 23rd, 2013

Hantavirus positive mice prompt Riverside County to remind public of preventive measures

Riverside County Environmental officials are offering a reminder to the public on how to prevent hantavirus after three mice were confirmed positive for the virus during routine testing in January, according to More...

By Robert On Monday, September 3rd, 2012

Yosemite hantavirus warnings here and abroad

The hantavirus situation linked to camping at Yosemite National Park has resulted in six individuals infected, two of them fatalities, and has prompted park officials to send letters and emails to about 3,100 people More...

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