(PHILADELPHIA) -- The Philadelphia Department of Public Health is warning that several people may have recently been exposed to hepatitis A at a grocery store.An employee at a ShopRite, located in the northeast part of the city, was confirmed to have "acute hepatitis A"... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Massachusetts health officials are warning that a hepatitis A outbreak has hit the state, and it resembles a similar outbreak that occurred several years ago.Six cases have been reported across four counties between Nov. 1 and Nov. 29, with more infections... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Wawona Frozen Foods, Inc. has issued a voluntary recall on large bags of frozen fruit that were sold at Costco Wholesale stores in five states.The recall includes year-old, 4-pound packages of Wawona Frozen Foods Organic DayBreak Blend that were distributed from... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A new study points to prior COVID-19 infection as a possible culprit for the global wave of severe hepatitis cases among children -- though experts caution the true cause is still a medical mystery.Researchers in Israel added evidence for the theory... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are investigating an outbreak of hepatitis A that is possibly linked to two brands of organic strawberries that were sold at several retailers in the U.S. and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Another child in the U.S. has died in connection with the mysterious cases of severe hepatitis that have been occurring among children around the country and the globe, officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed on Friday.Investigators learned of... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is now investigating at least 180 cases of severe hepatitis with unknown cause among children — an increase from the 109 cases that were reported earlier this month, federal officials confirmed on Wednesday.Thirty-six states... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Parents are being asked to look out for symptoms of hepatitis in their kids as an unexplained outbreak of cases in children continues across the United States.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a health alert Tuesday aimed at educating... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- At least 109 children have been sickened -- including five who have died -- from mysterious cases of hepatitis with an unknown cause, officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday.Reports of the cases, which have been identified in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. and global health officials are sounding the alarm about an increasing number of mysterious cases of severe hepatitis occurring among children.Earlier this month, researchers in the United States and Europe announced they were investigating small clusters of the cases emerging across... Read More.
(LONDON) — A rise in hepatitis cases among children is under investigation by experts.Some recent reports from the U.S., U.K., and EU health organizations including the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, show that some children between 11 months and 13 years old... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday that the public health agency is looking into a cluster of hepatitis cases among children.According to a press release, the federal agency is studying nine hepatitis cases in Alabama "of unknown origin... Read More.