Plague Strikes Idaho: Officials Confirm First First Human Case Since 1992
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A child in Elmore County, Idaho has contracted the plague according to the state health officials. While the plague has been diagnosed in squirrels as recently as 2016, this marks the first human transmission in Idaho in over a quarter-century according to the Central District Health Department. 

The child, whose age and sex are unknown, is currently recovering while receiving antibiotic treatment. 

Officials are unsure whether the child contracted the plague at home in Idaho or during a...

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