Skip to comments.A Public Health Crisis at the Border (tuberculosis, dengue fever on the rise)
Posted on 07/04/2014 10:20:36 AM PDT by Libloather
Drug-resistant tuberculosis also appears to have spread, with several counties in southern Texas reporting twice the usual average number of cases. TB is a disease that needs to be carefully monitored and screened for, a prospect that is not possible under the current circumstances.
Dengue fever, a potentially deadly mosquito-borne disease that causes fatigue, pain in the bones and muscles, and fever, and infects close to 100 million people worldwide every year, has been detected this year in southern Texas for the first time since 2005. Illegal immigrants, possibly from Mexico, are a likely source. If infected mosquitoes begin to breed here, we could see more outbreaks.
There have been reports of measles and chicken pox at the centers, both of which are highly contagious and can spread to other children who arent vaccinated.
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Right on plan. And the Congress keeps on fiddling while America burns.
Can the House continue to avoid the need for impeachment?
The house can only draw up articles of impeachment, the senate removes.
Fluck Hussein! Perry needs to take this bull by the horns.
Only the House can impeach. The impeachment is like the charge. The Senate then holds the impeachment trial.
Wait until the Indian.....refugees arrive.....some with leprosy /S....