06 Mar 2018


Friday’s Hepatitis A Update

Butler County’s Hepatitis A cases have consistently increased over the past week. As of March 15, 2018, 58 confirmed cases have been identified; 58% of cases reported hospitalization, with cases ranging from 19-64 years of age. The majority of cases have been in people who use drugs and/or their close personal contacts. If you know someone who uses drugs or is a close personal contact of someone who uses drugs, please let them know he or she can get vaccinated at BCHD. Just tell the receptionists #Franksentme!


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