Dozens of cases Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) reported in UK
Parents are being advised about a virus which can leave children paralysed – as dozens of cases have been reported so far in the UK this year.
Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) has so far infected 38 children in the UK this year and parents are advised to watch for the symptoms of the polio-like bug.
The bug shot to prominence in 2014 after more than a thousands children across North America caught the disease - with over a hundred reported to be let paralysed.
Here is what you need to know about the illness.
What is Enterovirus D68?
First identified in California in 1962, the virus is one of 100... read more
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