Hepatitis A Hitting Florida HardHepatitis A is striking Florida in a more deadly fashion than in other states, and the situation is getting so bad that Florida is offering free socks and bus passes to encourage homeless people to get vaccinated.
Another 49 Hepatitis A Cases In FloridaFlorida had 49 new cases of hepatitis A reported last week, bringing the total number of cases this year to 2,461, according to the latest data from the state Department of Health.
Hepatitis A Cases Top 2,400 In Florida This YearFlorida had 64 newly reported cases of hepatitis A last week, bringing the total number of cases this year to 2,413. Of the new cases, 84 percent involved hospitalizations, according to a Florida Department of Health weekly data release.
More Than 80 New Hepatitis A Cases Reported In Florida Last WeekFlorida’s hepatitis A outbreak continues, with 2,349 cases reported this year and 82 cases reported just last week.
Hepatitis A Outbreak Adds 82 Cases In FloridaFlorida’s hepatitis A outbreak continues, with 2,349 cases reported this year and 82 cases reported last week, state Department of Health numbers show.
Florida Hepatitis A Cases Still On The RiseThe number of hepatitis A cases in Florida continues to climb, with 68 new cases reported to state health officials last week.
Florida Hepatitis A Cases Continue Piling UpFlorida had 81 new hepatitis A cases reported last week, as state Surgeon General Scott Rivkees declared a public health emergency because of the virus, newly released numbers show.
Rise In Hepatitis A Cases Prompts Florida To Declare Public Health EmergencyIn an effort to deal with the astounding rise in Hepatitis A cases, Florida officials have declared a public health emergency.
Florida's Surgeon General Declares Hepatitis A Public Health EmergencyAfter more than 2,000 cases of reported hepatitis A cases in Florida this year, state Surgeon General Scott Rivkees declared a public health emergency Thursday.
Another 53 Hepatitis A Cases Reported In Florida Last WeekFlorida had 53 new hepatitis A cases reported last week, bringing the total number of cases since January to 2,034, according to the state Department of Health.
Florida Cases Of Hepatitis A Near 2,000 Just This YearThe number of hepatitis A cases in Florida this year has reached at least 1,978, the latest information released by the Florida Department of Health shows.