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Hepatitis A outbreak worries county health officials

LOS ANGELES — Health officials said Sept. 19 that Los Angeles County has a hepatitis A outbreak based on two “community-acquired” cases that cannot be traced back to San Diego County or Santa Cruz. “We are in the situation of a hepatitis A outbreak … as of this morning,” Public Health Department Director Barbara Ferrer Read More…

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Children’s Hospital names lobby after fundraiser

HOLLYWOOD — Children’s Hospital Los Angeles celebrated its 10th anniversary as the charity partner of the Nautica Malibu Triathlon July 18 by naming the lobby of the fourth floor in the Anderson Pavilion in honor of the triathlon. As part of the celebration, Michael Epstein Sports Productions, which stages the Malibu Triathlon, has committed to Read More…