AUDIO: Lies About Hurricanes

August 14th, 2007 by Larry Smith  

Dr. LutzA.D. character Dr. Brobson Lutz, former director of the New Orleans Health Department, talks about myths that often blow into public consciousness along with a hurricane.
“[Katrina] stigmatized New Orleans as some kind of infectious disease-ridden sector of our country,” Dr. Lutz says. “Our mosquitoes might have a little West Nile in them … but we don’t have malaria in New Orleans.” Click play below for more diagnosis from the doctor.

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