H/T One Old VetH/T One Old Vet for Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) First Identified in Cities With ‘Significant Number’ of Relocated Illegals. This links to a story posted on her site by Sharyl Attkisson (the investigative reporter who left CBS earlier this year complaining of leftist censorship). The Drudge Report has also linked to the story as a result of which Attkisson’s site has been down for at least 12 hours.
OOV’s extract runs in part
At least five children infected with the respiratory illness known enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) have died in the U.S. in the past month…Emphasis added. OOV has added links to two other stories supporting this contention.
The CDC hasn’t suggested reasons for the current uptick or its origin. Without that answer, some question whether the disease is being spread by the presence of tens of thousands of illegal immigrant children from Central America admitted to the U.S. in the past year.