Concern about EEE continues to grow

Summer may be winding down, but the threat of Eastern equine encephalitis (more commonly known as EEE) remains elevated. Massachusetts has reported four human cases in recent weeks, including one death. There are multiple suspected cases in Michigan as well.

Dr. Todd Ellerin, Director of Infectious Disease at South Shore Health, appeared on "ABC World News Tonight" to discuss the deadly virus, the symptoms of EEE infection, and treatment options.

Watch the segment to learn more. Dr. Ellerin recently covered EEE in a blog post as well.