Mosquitoes http://wyso.org en Ohio Finds more Mosquitoes Carrying West Nile http://wyso.org/post/ohio-finds-more-mosquitoes-carrying-west-nile <p>DAYTON, Ohio - Health officials and pest controllers say Ohio weather patterns have caused an increase in mosquito populations this year, including more carrying West Nile virus.</p><p>Ohio Department of Health spokeswoman Shannon Libby says 248 pools of mosquitoes collected from traps have tested positive for the virus so far. That&#39;s up from 78 by this time in 2010.</p><p>Libby tells The Dayton Daily News that there have been no reports of human cases of West Nile in Ohio, which can lead to coma, paralysis and death.</p> Thu, 18 Aug 2011 11:27:14 +0000 Associated Press 3276 at http://wyso.org Ohio Finds more Mosquitoes Carrying West Nile