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Hantavirus Found in South County

| 12:00 PM

Two rodents trapped during routine monitoring last week in Chula Vista have tested positive for the potentially-deadly hantavirus.

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VIDEO: Preventing Childhood Drowning

| 2:55 PM

Every year an unfortunate number of San Diego County children die of accidental drowning. For every child who dies from drowning, another four receive emergency department care for injuries resulting from near-fatal drowning. Remember to supervise children around water, be it pools, the beach, or bathtubs.

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TB Case Reported at Juvenile Court and Community School

| 4:37 PM

An individual at a Southeast San Diego Juvenile Court and Community School was recently diagnosed with tuberculosis (TB) and may have exposed students and staff to the disease, the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) reported today.