Hepatitis A cases in Sacramento are in today's news, perhaps associated with a frozen berry blend sold at Costco, according to a June 19, 2013 Sacramento Bee news article by Bill Lindelof, " Sacramento County health officials investigate Hepatitis A outbreak ."
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After a Hepatitis A outbreak sickened over a hundred people in eight states, including Colorado, many are now concerned about the safety of the fruit they are consuming.
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The Sacramento County Division of Public Health and Environmental Management Department and the California Department of Public Health issued a health alert Tuesday in connection with an outbreak of hepatitis A believed to be associated with Townsend Farms Organic Antioxidant Blend frozen berries purchased from Costco and possibly at other retail ... (more)
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A nationwide outbreak of hepatitis A linked to frozen berries has sickened 118 people in eight states, sending 47 to the hospital, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Tuesday.
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According to CNN , hepatitis A outbreaks from Costco frozen fruit have grown from 34 cases to 87 cases in one week.
The Colorado Dept. of Public Health & Environment has confirmed 12 cases of Hepatits A linked to Townsend Farms Organic Antioxidant Blend frozen berries, sold at Costco stores.
A lawsuit has been filed in Yolo County Superior Court against Townsend Farms, the Oregon producer of a frozen berry blend that has been subject to recall.