Fallbrook Deer Mouse Tests Positive For Hantavirus

A deer mouse caught in Fallbrook test positive for Hantivirus.

  FALLBROOK–A North American deer mouse trapped in routine monitoring in a rural part of Fallbrook has tested positive for hantavirus, and County officials are reminding people to be careful if they ever have to clean up mice or rodent nests. The mouse was the seventh rodent caught this year in the county to test […]

Ebola Risk Low In San Diego County

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SAN DIEGO–Despite widespread coverage of the first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States, both national and local public health officials from the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) say the country is not at risk for an epidemic. “While Ebola can be scary to people, the local risk for Ebola […]