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Old 12-21-2013, 01:47 PM
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I haven't heard mention of the Chikungunya Fever since my time in South Africa some 40 years ago!!! Like Malaria it can be nasty stuff!!!

Note Well: Chikungunya causes a 104 deg fever for 2-3 days, will cause rashes and settles in the older patients the pain can last for several years...there is no vaccine for it!!!


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