Brazil Hosts World Cup Along With Polio Virus

June 24, 2014 1:43 AM

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Brazil Hosts World Cup Along With Polio Virus

Soccer fans from around the world descended on Sao Paulo, Brazil this month to watch the World Cup, but along with the fans came a deadly disease: the polio virus.

Sao Paulo is home to one of the World Cup soccer venues and sewage samples near the city contain polio virus. The Brazilian health authorities first made the discovery last week, though it’s just been reported to the public today.

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