Post Profile

Publisher’s Platform: Hepatitis A emergency in San Diego

The current Hepatitis A outbreak in California underscores the need for foodservice workers to be vaccinated against the virus. San Diego’s County Board of Supervisors did the right thing this week in declaring a local health emergency. County Public Health Officer Dr. Wilma Wooten is recommending the vaccination for anyone who handles food, as well as health... Continue Reading
read more


Related Posts

States of emergency in 3 counties for California wildfires

Politics / US Politics : Washington Watch

California Gov. Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency in three more Northern California counties due to wildfires that have burned thousands of acres and restricted access to Yosemite … Click to Continue »

Scallops gone but Hepatitis A outbreak continues to expand

Lifestyle / Food & Drink : Food Safety News

Eight more people have been confirmed as victims in a Hepatitis A outbreak in Hawaii as health officials continue to ask for help from the public, health care providers and foodservice workers to stem the spread of the virus. The ou...

San Diego Declares Health Emergency Amid Hepatitis A Outbreak

News : The Two-Way

The virus has killed more than a dozen people and sickened hundreds of others in San Diego since November.

San Diego County declares emergency amid hepatitis outbreak

News : Trending Now

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Officials in San Diego County have declared a public health emergency due to the spread of the liver disease hepatitis A.

After 15 hepatitis deaths, San Diego County declares local health emergency

United States / Los Angeles : L.A. Now

San Diego County declared a local health emergency Friday night, adding a new level of urgency to a hepatitis A outbreak that has hit hardest among tthe homeless population, killing 15 people and hospitalizing hundreds. The declarat...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC