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Rimming Lives Matter

Everyone “eats ass” but they won’t admit to it. Young people should be taught how to “eat ass” because “you gotta teach these kids, you gotta get them young”. 214 more words

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Hepatitis A

What is it? (Hepatitis & National Center for HIV/AIDS, 2017)
  • Hepatitis A (Hep A) affects the liver; Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver …
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California

System Of Portable Restrooms Considered To Fight Hepatitis A Outbreak

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A system of portable restrooms will be considered as the latest tool to fight the recent outbreak of hepatitis A among the homeless. 415 more words

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Disease

Hepatitis A – San Diego, California – Update

The number of hepatitis A cases in San Diego County’s current local outbreak has grown to 507, according to the latest data published Tuesday. 28 more words

Disease

Death toll from San Diego hepatitis A outbreak rises to 19; more than 500 cases confirmed

San Diego’s hepatitis A outbreak added another death Tuesday, pushing the total to 19 as the number of confirmed cases passed 500.

Updated numbers released by the county Health and Human Services Agency come as a massive effort around vaccination, sanitation and public education continues to try and stop the largest surge of the viral disease since the vaccine for hepatitis A was approved in the late 1990s. 131 more words

Health & Fitness

The County Releases Hepatitis A Map

October 17, 2017 (San Diego) The County of San Diego has released a map showing how many cases of hepatitis A are in the county. The map also shows this per zip code, with the highest concentration of cases in 92101 zip code, which matches the downtown area of San Diego. 264 more words

A hepatitis A outbreak is killing California's homeless population

Last Friday, Oct. 13, governor Jerry Brown of California declared a state of emergency after hepatitis A cases in San Diego, Santa Cruz, and Los Angeles counties hit record highs. 564 more words