News & Perspective

Sep 30, 2014

Sep 30, 2014
Boy in wheelchair

CDC notes more EV-D68, sees link to earlier polio-like illness

As the CDC confirms 29 new cases, it reports that an outbreak strain is closely related to one from California in 2012.

Sep 29, 2014

Sep 29, 2014
Asthma inhaler

EV-D68 cases jump to 443 as neuro illnesses probed

The CDC reports 166 new cases and is investigating 9 neurologic illnesses in Colorado.

Sep 08, 2014

Sep 08, 2014
Young girl in ICU

Rare enterovirus blamed for severe respiratory illness in kids

EV-D68 earlier caused polio-like illness in 2 kids in California and has now affected about 12 states.