I came across this story and though saddened by this family’s loss, I was really taken back by the statistics of West Nile Infections in or around the Dallas Area.
Since there is no vaccine currently available, the only weapon we have is prevention. Here is a link to the CDC’s fact and prevention sheets:
Another thing you can do locally is call your city, county or highway department and request they spray your vicinity.
Remember: You are the only one that is going to look out for you and your family’s well being…It is your Responsibility.