New Study Links Mysterious Cases of Children Becoming Paralyzed to Strain of Virus That’s ‘Starting to Look More Like Polio’

March 31, 2015 3:45 PM

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New Study Links Mysterious Cases of Children Becoming Paralyzed to Strain of Virus That’s ‘Starting to Look More Like Polio’

It was suspected that mysterious cases of limb paralysis in children was linked to a virus spreading across the country, and now science further supports it.

There was a strong outbreak of the respiratory illness in 2014 with 49 states and the District of Columbia reporting cases that totaled more than 1,100. Fourteen people with EV-68 died. Most of these cases involved children and the Centers for Disease Control and prevention noted that it’s likely mi...

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