Medical Expert On Phoenix Dust Storm

In Valley fever cases likely to increase after Phoenix dust storm, tucsoncitizen.com reports:

A leading medical expert predicts a significant increase in the number of people with valley fever in the weeks following the massive dust storm earlier this month.

People contract valley fever by inhaling airborne fungal spores from desert soil, often disturbed by construction or monsoon winds. Most people don’t develop symptoms. For those who do, it ranges from mild flulike symptoms to more debilitating effects.

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