Disease

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The Hepatitis A outbreak in Michigan has found its way to northern Michigan and public health officials are urging anyone who’s considered high risk to get vaccinated.


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Michigan isn’t adequately prepared to face a natural disaster, disease outbreak, or bioterrorism according to a new national health study.


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Deer hunters will get a bonus firearm hunting season in a few counties next month. The extra hunting season was added to help control Bovine Tuberculosis and Chronic Wasting Disease.

 


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Five ruffed Grouse infected with West Nile Virus have been found four Michigan counties.


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Hunters are heading out in the field today for opening day of firearm deer season.  And in many areas, they’re running into new rules from the state.  It’s an attempt to get ahead of the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease in Michigan.