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Flint finally getting the support it deserves after Legionnaire’s outbreak
Mar 23, 2017 | Emily Cohn

  Three years have passed since the drinking water of Flint, Michigan was initially contaminated with lead. In order to reduce costs, the city’s...

Is Circovirus Spreading in Dogs?
Oct 16, 2013 | Amy L. Sonricker Hansen

Veterinarians are urging pet owners to remain calm in the face of a new canine virus. The novel virus is a circovirus, known to infect pigs and birds...

Norovirus Outbreak Hits Restaurant in Michigan
Aug 2, 2012 | Lauren Edmundson

An outbreak of foodborne illness at a Mexican restaurant in Holland, MI was confirmed to be norovirus, the Ottawa County Health Department reported...

Two Q Fever Outbreaks in the US
Jun 24, 2011 | Amy L. Sonricker Hansen

Q fever is caused by a bacteria (Coxiella burnetii) primarily found in sheep, goats, and cattle. Infected animals secrete the bacteria in milk, urine...