Enterovirus-D68 confirmed in Calgary
An unusual respiratory virus that attacks children has been reported in Alberta. Dr. Judy MacDonald, with Alberta Health Services, says 50 cases of Enterovirus-D68 have been confirmed in the province and 29 of those are in the Calgary region. "It is not unusual to see a mix or even a certain type of virus that shows up in September, so that is not unusual and this particular virus is not brand new." MacDonald says in most cases the symptoms, which mimic the common cold, are quite mild, but for...