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TB Case Reported at UC San Diego La Jolla Campus

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The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency is working with University of California San Diego officials to notify people who may have been exposed to tuberculosis on the main university campus in La Jolla. The period of potential exposure was from January 25 until May 15. Individuals known to have been exposed have […]

Health
County Launches Cool Zones to Keep Seniors Safe00:52

VIDEO: County Launches Cool Zones to Keep Seniors Safe

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Having air-conditioned Cool Zones where seniors and others can congregate to beat the heat not only reduces their individual energy costs, but can protect their health. The Cool Zones program was started by Supervisor Dianne Jacob in 2001. The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency Aging & Independence Services partners with SDG&E to […]

Animals
Pet of the Week – Boer00:41

VIDEO: Pet of the Week – Boer

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Meet Boer! A 3-year-old goat. She is looking for her new forever home. Boer can be a little shy at first so she is in need of a loving family to give her some TLC. She is a curious goat that loves to be aware of her surroundings and loves having room to run around. […]

Public Safety
At a recent Countywide CERT training, members from various communities work together to lift a heavy concrete slab to rescue a "dummy" who is trapped just out of sight.

Volunteer Teams Refresh Disaster Response Skills

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A three-foot section of plastic pipe wrapped in foam and rigged with tubing squirted out red-tinged water to represent a bleeding thigh. Told to stop the “bleeding,” trained community members were instructed to apply direct pressure, then wrap it with bandages.