New York State Health Officials Warn of Polio Outbreak

August 8, 2022

Federal health officials have arrived in New York over concerns that polio may be spreading. The virus has been found in multiple wastewater samples. Now, officials with the New York State Department of Health are urging unvaccinated adults and children to get vaccinated to protect themselves against polio. Inside Edition Digital’s Stephanie Officer has more on what doctors say you can do to protect yourself.