Hepatitis Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Sacramento County to offer free Hep. A vaccine clinics to prevent outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    After a deadly Hepatitis A outbreak in Southern California and most recently Santa Cruz , Sacramento County health officials are devising a plan for prevention. "We're focusing on the homeless communities," Sacramento County public health officer Dr. Olivia Kasirye said.

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  2. Health Officials Warn of Hepatitis A OutbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | San Fernando Sun

    Health officials said that Los Angeles County has a hepatitis A outbreak based on two "community-acquired" cases that cannot be traced back to San Diego County or Santa Cruz. "We are in the situation of a hepatitis A outbreak ... as of this morning," Public Health Department Director Barbara Ferrer told the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, Sept.

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  3. Hepatitis A outbreak in San Diego has officials washing streets and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NewsTarget.com

    San Diego has long been known for its beaches and zoo, but now it is making a name for itself in far less appealing categories, like feces and disease. A state of emergency for San Diego Country was declared on September 1 as the city contends with an outbreak of Hepatitis A .

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  4. San Diego Ca: September 13, 2017 | Father Joe's Villages Ceo Deacon Jim Vargas was one of the speakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... / San Diego Union-Tribune) As improving sanitation has become a high priority in combating San Diego's ongoing hepatitis A outbreak, criticism has been leveled at the state of public restrooms operated under contract with the city by Father Joe's ...

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  5. Pilot project to halt six-months sober requirement for liver transplantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBC News

    ... died of liver failure in 2010. Just two weeks before his death, Mark Selkirk was diagnosed with acute alcoholic hepatitis and told he needed a transplant. In Ontario, patients must refrain from drinking for six months in order to get on the liver ...

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  6. Arbutus Biopharma Corporation's (ABUS) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at WedbushRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... The Company is engaged in discovering, developing and commercializing a cure for patients suffering from chronic hepatitis B infection (HBV), a disease of the liver caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). Receive News & Ratings for Arbutus Biopharma ...

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  7. Officials: Prevention key in curbing hepatitis A in San Bernardino CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Victorville Daily Press

    Public health officials in San Bernardino County are taking proactive measures to prevent a hepatitis A outbreak in the region, officials said Wednesday. With hepatitis A outbreaks recently reported in San Diego and Los Angeles counties, the Daily Press reached out to the county's Department of Public Health to inquire about potential outbreaks here.

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  8. North County doctor encourages Hep-A vaccinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 10News

    It's true, the hepatitis A outbreak is hitting the homeless population around downtown San Diego the hardest but even a North County doctor is advising her patients the vaccine is a good idea for most everyone. "I felt it be best if I get protected against the current outbreak," Beverly Asbill-Gumbs said.

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  9. Southern California battles hepatitis A outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | CBS News

    San Diego has had more than 400 cases and 16 deaths. Lines are long and constant at pop-up clinics in the area, where hundreds of people waited to get free hepatitis A vaccines.

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  10. Letter: Evidence shows Food Not Bombs needs to endRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... a building on Water Street went into the hospital for an unrelated medical issue and ended up testing positive for Hepatitis A. County Health told the man that he likely contracted the virus because of transients sneaking into his building to use ...

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  11. A Neglected Family Of Killer VirusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... that out. There are five of them. Their alphabet soup of names tells us the order in which they were discovered: hepatitis A, B, C, D and E. According to a new report from the Global Burden of Disease, the viruses kill 1.34 million people a year. By ...

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  12. Here's Why Arbutus Biopharma Corp. Stock Soared TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Fox News

    ... probably isn't going to bring Arbutus to profitability, but it would go a long way to fund development of hepatitis B antiviral candidates currently in mid-stage clinical trials. In the first half of the year, the company recorded $1.3 million in ...

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  13. Mayor Kevin FaulconerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... disclosure element of the resolution, and he also questioned the council's priorities with San Diego facing a hepatitis outbreak. "This sets an unfair precedent and is a distraction from the very real and immediate issues facing the city of San ...

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  14. Hepatitis A Has Hit Los Angeles, a Week After Sickening Hundreds in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Time

    ... sanitize areas where homeless people live and congregate, spraying down sidewalks and streets with diluted bleach, Hepatitis A is highly contagious, says Dr. David Mulligan, chief of transplantation and immunology at Yale-New Haven Health ...

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  15. GlobeImmune (GBIM) Receives Media Impact Rating of 0.23Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | IntersportsWire

    ... Company's infectious disease product candidates include GS-4774, which is in Phase II for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B infection; GI-19000; GI-2010, which is in the preclinical stage of development for the treatment of Human immunodeficiency ...

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  16. Assembly Biosciences, Inc. (ASMB) Sets New 52-Week High at $31.45Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Daily Political

    ... Company is engaged in developing two platform programs, such as a class of oral therapeutics for the treatment of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection, and a class of oral synthetic live therapeutics, which are designed to restore health to a dysbiotic ...

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  17. Hurricane Maria Tears Roofs Off Buildings in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico early on September 20, bringing extreme wind and rain to the region, local media reported. Credit: Instagramfuzzyflies via Storyful There's a hepatitis-A outbreak in L.A. County and one theory on why might surprise you: Some homeless are saying the outbreak is the result of California's ban on plastic shopping bags.

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  18. El Cajon takes steps to stop hepatitis ARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | 10News

    The City of El Cajon is adding hand washing stations and sanitizing streets to stop the spread of hepatitis A. El Cajon officials are working closely with the County of San Diego to conduct vaccination events, said Assistant City Manager Graham Mitchell.

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  19. Hepatitis A outbreak seen in Los Angeles CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... LOS ANGELES - Public health authorities on Tuesday declared an outbreak of the highly contagious liver disease hepatitis A in Los Angeles County, the third California region to see significant infections this year. Health officials reported the ...

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  20. Health Expert: Officials Must Act Fast to Stem Spread of Hepatitis A OutbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    ... out so they could use these things. But what would be better would be to have the public restrooms." "Luckily with Hepatitis A we have a vaccine. You have to get them about a month apart. There are two shots. They're going to be giving these ...

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