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Hepatitis A

Up To 5,000 Exposed To Hepatitis At Red Robin

AP | Posted 05.23.2014 | Business

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Health in Missouri officials are offering immunizations for up to 5,000 people who might have been exposed to the hepatitis ...

Thousands Exposed To Hepatitis At Red Robin

Posted 05.22.2014 | Healthy Living

A sick restaurant worker in Missouri may have exposed thousands of Red Robin customers to hepatitis A. On Wednesday, county health officials announ...

Hep A Outbreak At NYC Restaurant

| Posted 11.22.2013 | New York

By Claire Cameron and Jess Wisloski WILLIAMSBRIDGE — Within two hours of opening its doors, a city vaccine clinic hoping to target potential vict...

Learn From My Friend's Death: Love Your Liver

Cara Joy David | Posted 10.05.2013 | Impact
Cara Joy David

Al said to me that if he survived he wanted to educate people. He wanted people to know the risks associated with hepatitis. He wanted them to know about liver cancer. Five years later, we're still not there.

How Did a Hepatitis Virus Get Into Organic Berries?

Michele Simon | Posted 08.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Michele Simon

The latest example of how even health-conscious eaters are not immune from food-borne illness outbreaks came last week with a recall of organic frozen berries contaminated with Hepatitis A. The products were sold under the brand name of Townsend Farms at two large chains.

California Family Affected By Hepatitis A Berries

AP | SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJER and GREGORY BULL | Posted 08.06.2013 | Los Angeles

ENCINITAS, Calif. — Geoff Soza was celebrating his 30th wedding anniversary in Yellowstone National Park when the 64-year-old man learned the ha...

Hepatitis A Outbreak Linked To Oregon Berry Farm

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 06.03.2013 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON -- The Food and Drug Administration is investigating an outbreak of hepatitis A linked to a frozen organic berry mix sold by an Oregon comp...

West Village Restaurant Warns Patrons Of Possible Hepatitis A Outbreak

| Posted 04.08.2013 | New York

By Janon Fisher and Ben Fractenberg MANHATTAN — Diners who ate dessert at the high-end Alta Restaurant in the West Village in the last two weeks ...

Global Motherhood: Awareness and Access to Information Can Help Prevent Disease

Purnima Ramakrishnan | Posted 09.05.2012 | Impact
Purnima Ramakrishnan

Seek information. Talk about your fears in your immediate social circle. Read information enriched blogs. No woman or baby should have to undergo suffering because of lack of information or awareness.

A Call for Baby Boomers to Undergo Testing for Hepatitis C, a Once Lethal Disease With New, Potent Treatments

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 08.25.2012 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has taken the unprecedented step of declaring a whole generation at higher than average risk of hepatitis C infection.

Class Action Suit Filed Against Olive Garden

Posted 10.19.2011 | Home

An Olive Garden employee in Fayetteville, N.C. tested positive for hepatitis A a few weeks ago, potentially exposing thousands of customers to the dis...

Olive Garden May Have Exposed Customers To Hepatitis

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 10.11.2011 | Home

An infectious disease isn't something a diner normally expects to contract when being served a scrumptious Olive Garden salad. But after a food ser...

New Study: Hepatitis B Vaccine Triples the Risk of Autism in Infant Boys

David Kirby | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Kirby

It is illogical to exonerate all vaccines, all vaccine ingredients, and the total US vaccine program as a whole, based solely on a handful of epidemiological studies of just one vaccine and one vaccine ingredient

McDonald's Hepatitis Scare: Infected Employee Exposed Thousands

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) -- Authorities in northwestern Illinois are trying to figure out why a case of hepatitis A in a McDonald's food handler went un...