Dr. Brobson Lutz talks about the health concerns of people who go by the river to view the high water or who may walk around or play in floodwater. Among his concerns are rats and other vermin coming out because of the water and infections you can get from going barefoot or in flip flops around the water. There are also problems if you try to go in the water with the rough currents and perhaps floating logs or debris.

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