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Authorities In Detroit Investigating Hepatitis A Cases Linked To Whole Foods

Public health authorities in Detroit are raising the food safety alarm: anyone who bought prepared food at the Whole Foods store at 115 Mack Ave in midtown should seek medical attention, since they may have been exposed to Hepatitis A. 198 more words

Food & Personal Care

Hepatitis A infection in food service worker at McDonald's of Kahala

The state Department of Health reported Saturday that it has confirmed an additional case of hepatitis A in an Oahu food service worker.

The infected case is an employee at McDonald’s of Kahala, located at 4618 Kilauea Avenue in Honolulu. 338 more words


Flu and hepatitis A shots offered at State Capitol

If you haven’t gotten your flu shot or hepatitis A vaccine yet, you’ll have a chance to next week.

State Rep. John Mizuno and Sen. Donna Mercado Kim are teaming up with 5 Minute Pharmacy and Kaiser Permanente to offer Flu and Hep-A Shot Day. 40 more words


Fight Hep A - It starts with you

For more information: Call 2-1-1 or visit State Department of Health

Health & Safety

Hauula man files lawsuit, claims hepatitis A transmitted during flight

A new lawsuit has been filed by a man sickened by hepatitis A.

According to the lawsuit, the plaintiff from Hauula says he caught the virus while on a Hawaiian Airlines flight and is still recovering. 64 more words


State developing stricter food safety rules to prevent foodborne illnesses

Hawaii’s hepatitis A outbreak increased awareness about food safety when eating out.

Now, we’re learning new rules are in the works with an emphasis on education and prevention. 492 more words


Va. man sues smoothie chain over hepatitis A outbreak

WOODBRIDGE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man is suing a smoothie shop that he says sold him a beverage contaminated with hepatitis A.

The lawsuit against Tropical Smoothie Cafe was filed Tuesday in Prince William County Circuit Court and is one of several legal complaints about the smoothie chain. 101 more words