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Case of Hepatitis A at a Colorado restaurant

Over 800 vaccines have been administered to patrons of Tortilla Marissa’s, a popular Tex-Mex restaurant in Fort Collins, after an employee tested positive for hepatitis A virus last Wednesday. More than 400 people received the...

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Case of Hepatitis A at an Indianapolis Teavana

This story is interesting because it is not the typical scenario of an infected food handler in a restaurant, but similar risks apply and similar precautions are being taken to protect the public.  An...

‘Tis the season for noroviruses: Part Two

Here is our second installment of the recent norovirus-related happenings around the world. About forty operating room and recovery staff at the Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops, British Columbia were home recovering from gastrointestinal...