Toronto reports spike in human cases of West Nile Virus
Toronto Public Health is warning of a spike in cases of West Nile virus in humans.
Authorities have reports of 35 cases.
Of those, 9 people are in hospital and 4 of them are sick enough that they need to be in Intensive Care.
Toronto Public Health says the situation is not an emergency but adds its a reminder to take precautions.
They recommend wearing bug spray with small amounts of DEET, and staying inside in the evening and early-morning hours.