Kansas City Seeing An Outbreak Of Diarrhea-Causing Disease
The Kansas City, Missouri, area usually only sees 10 cases of the disease Shigella a year. Since January, there have been more than 140.By Christine Slusser | October 7, 2015
Feel like crap? Live in Kansas City? You're probably dying.
We're being dramatic. You're probably not going to die — but we are here to tell you there has been an increase in the Kansas City area in cases of Shigella — a highly infectious disease that causes diarrhea. Bad diarrhea.
"It's a pretty awful disease," a doctor told KSHB.