NewsDesk @bactiman63 San Diego County officials reports on a rise in hepatitis A this year with 28 reported so far this year and 18 of them among homeless people. Officials say they typically see about...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 According to  San Diego County, a deer mouse collected last month during routine monitoring from a rural area near Boulevard has tested positive for the potentially deadly hantavirus. Hantavirus...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) reported Thursday a passenger using the Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) has been diagnosed with infectious pulmonary...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 San Diego County health officials are encouraging gay, bisexual, transgender and other men who have sex with men to abstain or practice safer sex to avoid getting and spreading the...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 San Diego County health officials reported Wednesday that two probable cases of monkeypox have been identified. The probable cases must be verified by the Centers for Disease Control...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews San Diego County health officials are reporting the first local detection of hantavirus in a wild vole in the area in 2022. A wild vole ― a small, mouse-like rodent...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Shigella outbreak declared in October 2021 in San Diego County among people experiencing homelessness is over, officials announced Friday. The last shigella case...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The County of San Diego has announced the ongoing outbreak of shigella now stands at 46 confirmed and five probable cases, with slowing cases up one from a week ago and...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews San Diego County officials say the ongoing outbreak of Shigella now stands at 41 confirmed and seven probable cases, an increase from 38 confirmed and three probable...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  San Diego County health officials reported three new shigella cases associated with an ongoing outbreak, bringing the total to 38 confirmed and three probable cases among people...