You can get the bacteria that causes meningococcal disease from someone who has no symptoms or whose symptoms may appear mild. Sections U. Brand Publishing. The policy failed another court test, this time in New Hampshire. This, we know what is causing it.
I want people to come in and be vaccinated now. Earlier this year, the U. The outbreak, which began in Augustincluded at least 22 cases and seven deaths.
Then, just as now, restrooms often lacked soap, water, toilet paper and trash cans. At least one Los Angeles city staffer said she contracted typhus in City Hall last fall. They note that almost 6, cases of the disease among the men have been reported in 14 European countries this year.
The signs and symptoms of meningococcal disease infection include sudden fever, headache, neck stiffness, vomiting, nausea, confusion and sensitivity to light. Gounder said that the risk of service providers contracting hepatitis A while working is not high.
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Last updated October County health department reported 12 meningococcal disease diagnoses in all of , officials said. Brand Publishing.