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Is polio spreading again? Virus detected in NYC's sewage

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

NEW YORK - The polio virus has been found in New York City's wastewater in another sign that the disease, which hadn't been seen in the U.S. in a decade, is quietly spreading among unvaccinated people, health officials said Friday.
The presence of the poliovirus in the city's wastewater suggests likely local circulation of the virus, the city and New York state health departments said.
Polio fears rise in New York amid possible community spread
State Health Commissioner Dr. Mary T. Bassett said the detection of poliovirus in wastewater samples in New York City is alarming but not...
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Polio detected in New York City's sewage, suggesting the virus is circulating there

Polio detected in New York City's sewage, suggesting the virus is circulating there

1 month ago   |   By WCVB

The presence of the polio virus in New York City's wastewater suggests likely local circulation of the virus, city and state health officials said.
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Polio is ‘likely' present and spreading in NYC, health officials warn

Polio is ‘likely' present and spreading in NYC, health officials warn

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

The polio virus has also been detected in Orange and Rockland counties north of New York City in recent weeks.
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Polio detected in New York City's sewage, suggesting the virus is circulating there

Polio detected in New York City's sewage, suggesting the virus is circulating there

1 month ago   |   By WYFF

The presence of the poliovirus in New York City's wastewater suggests likely local circulation of the virus, the city and state health officials said.
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Polio Has Been Detected in New York City Wastewater, Officials Say

Polio Has Been Detected in New York City Wastewater, Officials Say

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

The detection of the virus in the city's sewage suggests it is circulating there, Health Department officials said.
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