Media outlets across the globe reported on Wednesday that a new outbreak of the polio virus has been identified in London, England for the first time since 1984.
BREAKING: National Incident declared after traces of polio virus detected in London sewage, says UKHSA
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According to the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA), a mutated version of the polio virus has been tracked in the London sewage system since April.
While no cases have been confirmed and no individuals have been hospitalized for paralysis, experts claim finding the same bug in East and North…