A Cambridge man in his 70s is hospitalized with West Nile virus, the second city resident this month to be reported with the mosquito-borne disease, Massachusetts health officials said Thursday. The announcement follows a warning from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention about a record number of West Nile infections nationwide this year. “I am really worried that if people don’t take precautions we will see more human cases,” said Dr. Al DeMaria, Massachusetts’ top disease tracker.
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