Acute Flaccid Myelitis Coverage
AFM: CDC identifies 31 states with 116 confirmed cases of polio-like disease
There are now 286 cases of possible and confirmed acute flaccid myelitis in the United States this year, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Everything parents need to know about acute flaccid myelitis, the polio-like, paralyzing illness affecting young children
For a parent, the headlines with news about the latest cases of acute flaccid myelitis, a polio-like illness that seems to be targeting young children with symptoms that include weakness and even paralysis, are kind of terrifying.