Greg Chance http://peoriapublicradio.org en A human West Nile Virus case in Peoria http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/human-west-nile-virus-case-peoria <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Peoria City/County Health Department reports its first human case of West Nile Virus this year. Health Department Administrator Greg Chance says people need to take precautions against mosquito bites until the first hard frost. Mosquitos can pick up West Nile Virus from infected birds.</div><div>Symptoms include fever, nausea, muscle and headaches. But some people don&rsquo;t get any symptoms and in rare cases a severe illness can result from West Nile Virus. Wed, 02 Oct 2013 02:17:21 +0000 Tanya Koonce 12785 at http://peoriapublicradio.org A human West Nile Virus case in Peoria Quest for community health http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quest-community-health <p></p> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 06:42:20 +0000 Tanya Koonce 3069 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quest for community health