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KESQ Palm Springs
Desert Aids Project offers free meningitis vaccineThe California Department of Public Health has issued a health advisory in Sout
Desert Aids Project offers free meningitis vaccine
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 16 hours ago
The California Department of Public Health has issued a health advisory in Southern California linked to an outbreak of invasive meningococcal disease. In response, the Desert Aids Project will offer a free Meningitis Vaccine to anyone requesting... Read more
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New Now Next
Meningitis Outbreak In L.A. Triggers Health Warning For Gay Menand bisexual men in Southern California may be at increased risk for meningococ
Meningitis Outbreak In L.A. Triggers Health Warning For Gay Men
New Now Next / Posted 17 hours ago
and bisexual men in Southern California may be at increased risk for meningococcal disease,” said Dr. Karen Smith of the California Department of Public Health. Men who have sex with men are being urged to get a meningitis vaccination. Since... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Meningococcal Outbreak in Los Angeles and Orange Counties Triggers Health WarningOrange counties have fallen ill with a meningococcal infection, according to Dr
Meningococcal Outbreak in Los Angeles and Orange Counties Triggers Health Warning
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
Orange counties have fallen ill with a meningococcal infection, according to Dr. Karen Smith, public health officer for the California Department of Public Health. Most of the men were gay or bisexual. One of them has died from the infection. “We... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California News Digest 1:30 pmexpected to survive. SENT: 260 words. UPCOMING: Photo planned. MENINGITIS WARN
California News Digest 1:30 pm
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
expected to survive. SENT: 260 words. UPCOMING: Photo planned. MENINGITIS WARNING-SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES - The California Department of Public Health has issued a health advisory in Southern California linked to an outbreak of invasive... Read more
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Orange County Register
State health officials warn of Southern California meningococcal outbreakdetected in men in Orange and Los Angeles counties since May, including in one
State health officials warn of Southern California meningococcal outbreak
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
detected in men in Orange and Los Angeles counties since May, including in one patient who died from the infection, the California Department of Public Health announced Friday. In a health advisory, the CDPH warned that the outbreak of the rare... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
California Department of Public Health issues health advisory for invasive meningococcal diseaseLOS ANGELES >> The California Department of Public Health has issued a health a
California Department of Public Health issues health advisory for invasive meningococcal disease
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted yesterday
LOS ANGELES >> The California Department of Public Health has issued a health advisory in Southern California linked to an outbreak of invasive meningococcal disease, primarily among adult gay and bisexual men. Meningococcal disease is caused by a... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Department of public health warns of meningococcal diseaseLOS ANGELES (AP) - The California Department of Public Health has issued a heal
Department of public health warns of meningococcal disease
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The California Department of Public Health has issued a health advisory in Southern California linked to an outbreak of invasive meningococcal disease, primarily among adult gay and bisexual men. Meningococcal disease is caused by... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Department of public health warns of meningococcal diseaseLOS ANGELES (AP) - The California Department of Public Health has issued a heal
Department of public health warns of meningococcal disease
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The California Department of Public Health has issued a health advisory in Southern California linked to an outbreak of invasive meningococcal disease, primarily among adult gay and bisexual men. Meningococcal disease is caused by... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Fallen Leaf to close for plague treatmentclosed while officials spray for fleas. The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Bas
Fallen Leaf to close for plague treatment
Nevada Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
closed while officials spray for fleas. The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, under direction from the California Department of Public Health, will temporarily close Fallen Leaf Campground to allow county and state public health... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Fallen Leaf Campground to close for insecticide treatmentas a public safety precaution by the U.S. Forest Service’s Lake Tahoe Basin Man
Fallen Leaf Campground to close for insecticide treatment
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
as a public safety precaution by the U.S. Forest Service’s Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, under direction of the California Department of Public Health. The gate to the campground will close at 7 p.m. Monday, but campers must check out... Read more
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KTVN Reno
US giving $48 million to help Western farms handle droughtTo Close For Plague Treatment The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Manageme
US giving $48 million to help Western farms handle drought
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
To Close For Plague Treatment The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, under the direction from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) will have Fallen leaf Campground closed Monday, June 27 and will reopen Friday... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Fire Damages Reno Apartment ComplexTo Close For Plague Treatment The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Manageme
Fire Damages Reno Apartment Complex
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
To Close For Plague Treatment The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, under the direction from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) will have Fallen leaf Campground closed Monday, June 27 and will reopen Friday... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Census: Asians remain fastest-growing racial group in USTo Close For Plague Treatment The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Manageme
Census: Asians remain fastest-growing racial group in US
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
To Close For Plague Treatment The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, under the direction from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) will have Fallen leaf Campground closed Monday, June 27 and will reopen Friday... Read more
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KTVN Reno
TV academy sues to block auction of Whitney Houston's EmmyTo Close For Plague Treatment The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Manageme
TV academy sues to block auction of Whitney Houston's Emmy
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
To Close For Plague Treatment The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, under the direction from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) will have Fallen leaf Campground closed Monday, June 27 and will reopen Friday... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Can Google Glass help autistic children read faces?To Close For Plague Treatment The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Manageme
Can Google Glass help autistic children read faces?
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
To Close For Plague Treatment The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, under the direction from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) will have Fallen leaf Campground closed Monday, June 27 and will reopen Friday... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Plague treatment forces Tahoe campground closurethe U.S. Forest Service. Campers must check out by noon Monday. The gate will
Plague treatment forces Tahoe campground closure
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 3 days ago
the U.S. Forest Service. Campers must check out by noon Monday. The gate will likely reopen the morning of July 1. California Department of Public Health officials want all rodent burrows to be dusted with a pesticide to reduce the number... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Armed Robbery at Walgreen'sTo Close For Plague Treatment The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Manageme
Armed Robbery at Walgreen's
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
To Close For Plague Treatment The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, under the direction from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) will have Fallen leaf Campground closed Monday, June 27 and will reopen Friday... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Fallen Leaf Campground To Close For Plague TreatmentThe U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, under the direction fr
Fallen Leaf Campground To Close For Plague Treatment
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
The U.S Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, under the direction from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) will have Fallen Leaf Campground closed Monday, June 27 and will reopen Friday morning July 1st due to a public safety... Read more
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The Washington Times
Charlie Sheen admits in interview he didn’t tell sex partners he was HIV positivemerely proving “that the person had knowledge of his or her HIV-positive status
Charlie Sheen admits in interview he didn’t tell sex partners he was HIV positive
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
merely proving “that the person had knowledge of his or her HIV-positive status, without additional evidence, shall not be sufficient to prove specific intent,” according to a fact sheet available online by the California Department of Public Hea... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
8 unexpected places you may find leadelevated levels of lead. Candies imported from Mexico, Malaysia, China and Indi
8 unexpected places you may find lead
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 5 days ago
elevated levels of lead. Candies imported from Mexico, Malaysia, China and India are most likely to be tainted, says the California Department of Public Health. The precise origin of lead in these products is not clear, though improper processing... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
8 unexpected places you may find leadelevated levels of lead. Candies imported from Mexico, Malaysia, China and Indi
8 unexpected places you may find lead
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
elevated levels of lead. Candies imported from Mexico, Malaysia, China and India are most likely to be tainted, says the California Department of Public Health. The precise origin of lead in these products is not clear, though improper processing... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Today’s Southern California weather forecast: Hot, hot, hotthose conducting outdoor activities, and people without access to air condition
Today’s Southern California weather forecast: Hot, hot, hot
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
those conducting outdoor activities, and people without access to air conditioning,” the NWS said. Dr. Karen Smith, California Department of Public Health director and State Public Health officer, underscored the seriousness of the hazards... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
SoCal Braces for Sweltering Heatoutdoor activities, and people without access to air conditioning,'' the NWS sa
SoCal Braces for Sweltering Heat
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 7 days ago
outdoor activities, and people without access to air conditioning,'' the NWS said in a statement. Dr. Karen Smith, California Department of Public Health director and State Public Health officer, underscored the seriousness of the hazards... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in studyto cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor o
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in study
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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Newsmax
Zika Infection Late in Pregnancy Caused No Defectsto cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor o
Zika Infection Late in Pregnancy Caused No Defects
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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FOX News
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in studyto cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor o
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in study
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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Daily Mail
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in studylikely to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr Neil Silverman, a UCLA profe
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in study
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
likely to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in studyto cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor o
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in study
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 days ago
to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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CTV News
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects, according to studyto cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor o
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects, according to study
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in studyto cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor o
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in study
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in studyto cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor o
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in study
WWLP Springfield / Posted 10 days ago
to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in studyto cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor o
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in study
Savannah Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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NBC News
Zika Virus Late in Pregnancy Causes Fewer Birth Defects - Studyto cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor o
Zika Virus Late in Pregnancy Causes Fewer Birth Defects - Study
NBC News / Posted 10 days ago
to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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CTV News
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in studyto cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor o
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in study
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in studyto cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor o
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in study
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 10 days ago
to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in studyto cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor o
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in study
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 10 days ago
to cause defects like microcephaly, said Dr. Neil Silverman, a UCLA professor of obstetrics who has been advising the California Department of Public Health on Zika issues. He said the total number of defects out of Colombia appear to be... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Locals voice doubts over new California smoking agetobacco-related diseases cost state residents about $18.1 billion each year, ac
Locals voice doubts over new California smoking age
Desert Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
tobacco-related diseases cost state residents about $18.1 billion each year, according to a Thursday news release from the California Department of Public Health.“This is the first time the Golden State has raised the age of sale for tobacco since... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Diabetes event coming to Oxnard on SaturdayMedical Center in Oxnard. The event is funded through part of a $50,00 grant t
Diabetes event coming to Oxnard on Saturday
Ventura County Star / Posted 15 days ago
Medical Center in Oxnard. The event is funded through part of a $50,00 grant to the American Diabetes Association from the California Department of Public Health. The free event will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pacifica High School, 600 E.... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Flea Tests Positive for Plague in South Lake TahoeTahoe are posting signs warning of plague after a flea from a chipmunk in the a
Flea Tests Positive for Plague in South Lake Tahoe
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 15 days ago
Tahoe are posting signs warning of plague after a flea from a chipmunk in the area tested positive for the disease. The California Department of Public Health on Wednesday said the flea was found on a rodent in the Fallen Leaf Campground. This... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Doctors Advise Caution With New End of Life Lawto introduce this type of measure when we don't have things in place like unive
Doctors Advise Caution With New End of Life Law
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 15 days ago
to introduce this type of measure when we don't have things in place like universal access to health care," she said. The California Department of Public Health will be in charge of tracking the data related to the law. It will provide an annual... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
California snuffs out tobacco sales to teens, but some call new law unfairhas raised the age of sale for tobacco since the law first took effect 144 year
California snuffs out tobacco sales to teens, but some call new law unfair
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
has raised the age of sale for tobacco since the law first took effect 144 years ago, said Dr. Karen Smith, director for California Department of Public Health. “California is taking a big step forward in preventing a new generation of young... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Doctors Advise Caution With New End of Life Lawto introduce this type of measure when we don't have things in place like unive
Doctors Advise Caution With New End of Life Law
NBC Bay Area / Posted 16 days ago
to introduce this type of measure when we don't have things in place like universal access to health care," she said. The California Department of Public Health will be in charge of tracking the data related to the law. It will provide an annual... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Five ways to avoid scary mosquito bitesthat carry Zika are already in California, according to Vicki Kramer, chief of
Five ways to avoid scary mosquito bites
Guelph Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
that carry Zika are already in California, according to Vicki Kramer, chief of the vector board disease section at the California Department of Public Health. The bugs have been detected in 12 California counties, including in Alameda and San... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Flea Tests Positive for Plague in South Lake Tahoe AreaTahoe are posting signs warning of plague after a flea from a chipmunk in the a
Flea Tests Positive for Plague in South Lake Tahoe Area
NBC Bay Area / Posted 16 days ago
Tahoe are posting signs warning of plague after a flea from a chipmunk in the area tested positive for the disease. The California Department of Public Health on Wednesday said the flea was found on a rodent in the Fallen Leaf Campground. This... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Eight things you should know as California’s new aid-dying law takes effectcare, and not just lethal prescriptions, Forest said. Starting Thursday, aid-i
Eight things you should know as California’s new aid-dying law takes effect
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
care, and not just lethal prescriptions, Forest said. Starting Thursday, aid-in-dying forms will be available on the California Department of Public Health website, cdph.ca.gov. The nonprofit Compassion & Choices also has information at... Read more
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FOX News
Why does plague still occur in the western US?with plague after visiting Yosemite National Park and the nearby Stanislaus Nat
Why does plague still occur in the western US?
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
with plague after visiting Yosemite National Park and the nearby Stanislaus National Forest in mid-July, according to the California Department of Public Health. The girl was hospitalized and is recovering, and officials are investigating the... Read more
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FOX News
Health officials find plague in Lake Tahoe-area fleaofficials say a flea found on a yellow chipmunk in the South Lake Tahoe area ha
Health officials find plague in Lake Tahoe-area flea
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
officials say a flea found on a yellow chipmunk in the South Lake Tahoe area has tested positive for plague. The California Department of Public Health says the flea was found on a rodent in Fallen Leaf Campground. Warning signs have been... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Health officials find plague in Lake Tahoe-area fleaofficials say a flea found on a yellow chipmunk in the South Lake Tahoe area ha
Health officials find plague in Lake Tahoe-area flea
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 17 days ago
officials say a flea found on a yellow chipmunk in the South Lake Tahoe area has tested positive for plague. The California Department of Public Health says the flea was found on a rodent in Fallen Leaf Campground. Warning signs have been... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
We welcome but don’t cheer End of Life Option Actwho seeks aid in dying, which is as it should be. People deserve privacy on suc
We welcome but don’t cheer End of Life Option Act
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
who seeks aid in dying, which is as it should be. People deserve privacy on such intensely personal matters. However, the California Department of Public Health must issue annual reports detailing the number of people for whom lethal drugs have... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Health officials find plague in Lake Tahoe-area flea— California officials say a flea found on a yellow chipmunk in the Lake Tahoe
Health officials find plague in Lake Tahoe-area flea
Nevada Appeal / Posted 17 days ago
— California officials say a flea found on a yellow chipmunk in the Lake Tahoe area has tested positive for plague. The California Department of Public Health says the flea was found on a rodent in Fallen Leaf Campground. Warning signs have been... Read more
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