DuBois, PA – A nurse at Penn Highlands DuBois hospital was spit on and bitten by a homeless man who tested positive for Hepatitis C. DuBois City Police have filed aggravated assault charges against 40-year-old... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Fears of hepatitis A swirled in Somerville, New Jersey, this week, after the health department there reported that a food handler in a local grocery store could have exposed... Read More.
(DENVER) -- "What have I done?" Dr. James R. Burton Jr. thought to himself in disbelief.As a young medical student, he had taken the Hippocratic Oath and pledged "first, do no harm."But... Read More.
(ATLANTA) --- An American Airlines flight attendant may have exposed passengers on several flights to Hepatitis A, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.One of those exposures took place on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The grocery store chain Kroger has recalled three varieties of frozen berries after the Food and Drug Administration discovered some of them tested positive for hepatitis A. The recall, announced... Read More.
Pixel_away/iStock(SADDLE BROOK, N.J.) -- Two patients from a New Jersey surgical center have tested positive for hepatitis, their attorney said Thursday.The HealthPlus Surgery Center in Saddle Brook warned thousands of patients last month... Read More.
nopparit/iStock(SADDLE BROOK, N.J.) -- More than 3,000 patients of a surgery center in Bergen County, New Jersey, may have been exposed to HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C, according to the New Jersey Department... Read More.
iStock/BrianAJackson(BATON ROUGE, Louisiana) -- The Louisiana Office of Public Health is investigating an outbreak of 25 cases of hepatitis A infections, most of which are concentrated in the state capital of Baton Rouge.Louisiana... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA – There’s been a significant rise in cases of Hepatitis A in Pennsylvania. Like other forms of hepatitis, it’s also a highly contagious liver infection caused by a virus. While you’re most likely to... Read More.