Health authorities said Friday that the polio virus has been found in New York City wastewater, suggesting "likely local circulation of the virus."
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The polio virus was detected in wastewater samples from the suburban county near New York City where an unvaccinated adult recently contracted the life-threatening disease, …
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Rockland health officials say polio was found in wastewater samples from June. The virus was detected in sewer district one, which serves large portions of Clarkstown, Ramapo and parts of Orangetown. There was no polio recorded from the Orangetown ...
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Health officials identified the virus that causes polio in New York City's wastewater, suggesting local transmission of the virus, state authorities said on Friday, urging unvaccinated New Yorkers to get vaccinated.
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The presence of the virus in wastewater indicates there may be more people in the community shedding the virus in their stool. (AP pic). WASHINGTON: The polio virus was present in wastewater in a New York City suburb a month before health officials ...
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Ghana would be able to achieve “Zero human rabies deaths by 2030” through mass dog vaccinations, targeting coverage of 70 per cent and above annually, the Head of Veterinary Epidemiology, Dr Yaw Fenteng Danso, has said.
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Many people infected with the coronavirus still suffer from symptoms months later. Now researchers have presented new results on the causes of Long Kovid.
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Monkeypox numbers continue to climb in the state of Colorado and around the country. The World Health Organization has officially declared the spread of monkeypox a global health emergency, and there have been 155 cases...
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