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West Nile Makes Its Way To Michigan

Posted July 2nd, 2014 @ 1:44pm by WOOD RADIO newsroom

West Nile virus has made its way to Michigan.

The Michigan Department of Community Health reported Wednesday that tests confirmed the presence of the virus in a mosquito pool in Saginaw County in mid-June.

The disease can cause serious neurological illnesses, such as meningitis and encephalitis. Its symptoms include high fever, confusion, muscles weakness and a severe headache

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