Officials Warn Of Hantavirus

A state health official is reminding South Dakotans to take action to prevent Hantavirus.  Dr. Lon Kightlinger says it’s a serious disease……

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And offers advice for dealing with it…..

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Kightlinger says Hantavirus has a short incubation period and is similar to pneumonia….

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He says it’s a disease that requires professional treatment.  If you think you’ve come down with Hantavirus, seek medical help immediately.

 

(courtesy KORN Mitchell)

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