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West Nile Virus Detected In Hawk, Oakland County Residents Cautioned To Take Preventive Measures

Residents in Oakland County are being urged to protect themselves against the West Nile virus after it was found in a dead hawk.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2014

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The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?

The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.

05/16/2014

3 Deaths Attributed To H1N1 Flu, All In Their 20s

Three have died from the H1N1 strain of the virus, which is a similar strain of the flu virus that caused a pandemic in 2009.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2014

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Secondary Benefit For Boys Receiving HPV Vaccination

For the vaccine to be effective, it must be given before boys or girls become sexually active.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2013

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Race Horse Tests Positive For Equine Herpes Virus

The disease poses no harm to humans but can cause miscarriages, partial paralysis and death in horses.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2013

More Than 8,000 Mich. Deer Dead From Disease

A disease that began killing deer last summer has now wiped out more than 8,000 whitetails in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/20/2012

Viral Disease Has Killed 4,217 Deer In 24 Counties

Authorities in Michigan say an insect-spread deer disease has spread to at least 24 counties.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2012

Mosquitos are seen inside a trap on June 29, 2012 in Pleasant Hill, California. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Sixth West Nile Death Confirmed In Michigan

Angela Minicuci with the Michigan Department of Community Health said a 75-year-old man died in Kent County, near Grand Rapids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2012

Viral Disease Has Killed 1,700 Deer Statewide

State wildlife officials say more than 1,700 white-tailed deer have been killed this summer by a disease affecting several counties in the southern half of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2012

Fifth West Nile Virus Death In Michigan Reported

A fifth death associated with the mosquito-borne West Nile virus has been reported in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2012

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