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Beware the Painful New Disease from the Caribbean

May 24, 2014 aptprepper 1

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com Have you heard of the new “chikungunya” virus that comes from the Caribbean?  Cases have now been found in Florida and from what I’ve heard, the disease is quite debilitating. What is it? Chikungunya literally means “contorted with pain” because the virus causes arthritis like joint pain.  Other symptoms include headache, fever and rash. The good news: It is not fatal. Also, once you catch it, you won’t catch it again. The bad […]