Issues Of The Environment: Deadly EEE Virus Cause For Concern In Washtenaw County, Not Alarm


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Eastern Equine Encephalitis, or EEE, is a particularly dangerous virus spread by mosquitoes. Infections have been reported in southeast Michigan, but actions are being taken to contain the virus from spreading. In this week's "Issues of the Environment," WEMU's David Fair talks to Juan Marquez, Medical Director for the Washtenaw County Health Department, about what's being done to fight EEE in Washtenaw County.

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