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HUDSON VALLEY, NY — Polio is clearly circulating in the Hudson Valley, health officials have discovered. State health officials said Thursday that three positive samples from Rockland and four from Orange are genetically linked to the individual case ...
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GOSHEN - The polio virus has been detected in wastewater samples in Orange County, where officials are on high alert after a polio infection was reported in neighboring Rockland County, according to state and county health department officials.
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ROCKLAND COUNTY, NY — The national Centers for Disease Control has sent a small team to Rockland County to help local health officials respond to the polio virus detected in local wastewater as well as one case of paralysis.
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New York state health officials intensified their push for people who have not been immunised against polio, saying the one confirmed case of the disease in the state may be "the tip of the iceberg" of a much wider threat.
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Following a case of polio in Rockland County, new wastewater samples have detected the virus in Rockland & Orange Counties, evidence of local transmission & potential community spread. To stay polio-free, every New Yorker and child should ensure they ...
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