Tuesday, October 09, 2007

A holidaymaker has been left in a coma after becoming the first suspected European victim of a deadly virus.

I had never heard of this before:

A holidaymaker has been left in a coma after becoming the first suspected European victim of a deadly virus.

Michael Nicholson, from Livingston, West Lothian, contracted the rare Triple E bug from a mosquito bite in the US, his family said.

It is thought the 35-year-old painter and decorator was bitten while fishing in New Hampshire this summer. Read More.

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