November 23, 2020

Health officials baffled as polio-like illness spreads to more kids

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From Newsmax Cases of a mysterious polio-like illness continue to mount in the United States, and health officials are scrambling to figure out the cause. There are now 252 patients under investigation for acute flaccid myelitis (AFM), an increase of 33 patients since last week, said Dr. Nancy Messonnier, director of the National Center for […]

Polio-like AFM in more children surfacing across US

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By Zoe Papadakis From Newsmax Cases of the “polio-like” illness acute flaccid myelitis are surfacing among more children across the U.S., with reports of the condition that can lead to paralysis and death coming in from several states over the last few days. There have been 38 confirmed cases of AFM in 16 states so […]