Health
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Safari Park Visitor Potentially Exposed to Rabies

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Sept. 8 Update: The park guest seen near the bat has been identified. Any other visitors who may have come in direct contact with a bat at the location and time described below should contact County Health and Human Services.    The County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) is asking for […]

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County Works with SDSU to Address Rising Cases on Campus

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The County is working with San Diego State University to respond to a spike in COVID-19 cases in students who are enrolled in classes at the university. Since the beginning of the fall semester on Aug. 24, the university has reported 64 confirmed and probable cases in students who live on and off campus. The […]

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Supervisor Kristin Gaspar standing at a podium.

County Marks Overdose Awareness Day: “No one has to Die”

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Standing in front of 645 placards representing every person who died by accidental drug overdose in San Diego County last year, County and other officials said Monday these deaths did not have to happen — and no one else has to die.