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Flu Activity Slows with COVID-19 Preventative Measures in Place

| 12:07 PM

While influenza activity in the region is currently lower compared to other recent seasons, cases for this season are higher than last, and County health officials continue to urge San Diegans to get vaccinated to prevent getting sick with the flu.

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Tuberculosis Case Reported at Sycuan Casino

| 5:35 PM

A person at Sycuan Casino was recently diagnosed with tuberculosis (TB) and may have exposed patrons and employees, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency announced today.

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Season’s First Flu Death Reported

| 11:18 AM

A 42-year-old man from the North Central region of the county is the first influenza death reported in San Diego this season, the County Health and Human Services Agency announced today.

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COVID-19 Oral Treatment Available in San Diego in Coming Days

| 1:31 PM

Medical providers in San Diego County will soon have a new option for treating COVID-19 patients after the Food and Drug Administration issued emergency use authorizations for two new oral antiviral medications.