Hepatitis

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Three different restaurants in the Treasure Valley have been hit by hepatitis A this summer. The Central District Health Department has issued advisories for people who ate at these places on specific dates. But what is hepatitis A? And what can people do to protect themselves?

  • Teacher evaluations.
  • Hepatitis A hits the Treasure Valley.
  • Confronting barriers when you're deaf and going to the doctor's office.
  • Don't dump that old couch in a canal.

Frozen Fruit Sold In Idaho Linked To Hepatitis Outbreak

Jun 3, 2013

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare says berries sold at Costco stores may be linked to an outbreak of hepatitis.

The frozen berry brand, 'Townsend Farms organic Anti-Oxidant Blend', has been pulled from Costco's shelves, and the store says to toss out any remaining product.

Although Idaho Costco stores carry these frozen berries, the health department says illness associated with the fruit hasn't been reported in Idaho.

Here's more information from the Department of Health and Welfare: