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6 Dangerous Diseases Hiding in U.S. Backyards

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Published on Sep 16, 2018

Microbes are all around us, on everything we touch, drink, or eat. While most microbes can't hurt us, you don't have to go much farther than your own backyard to find some that really can!

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Sin Nombre Virus
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Tularemia
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Legionnaire’s disease
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Cysticercosis
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Amoeba
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