Recent Hepatitis A Outbreak Has N.J. Health Officials On AlertThe New Jersey Department of Health said there have been 541 confirmed cases since Dec. 1, 2018. That's a steep increase from last year's 67 cases.
Nassau County Health Officials Warn Of Hepatitis A Exposure After 7-Eleven Worker Diagnosed With DiseaseNassau County health officials say a 7-Eleven worker may have exposed people to hepatitis A.
N.J. Surgery Center Sued After 3,778 People Possibly Infected With Hepatitis, HIVA lawsuit has been filed against a New Jersey surgical center where thousands of patients may have been exposed to several blood-borne diseases like HIV and hepatitis.
Surgery Center Addresses Sterilization Scandal That Possibly Exposed Patients To Hepatitis, HIVThe surgery center explained that anyone who had a procedure from Jan. 1 to Sept. 7 could have been exposed to one of several infections.
Officials: Patients Of Westchester Medical Practice Possibly Exposed To HIV, HepatitisState health officials are notifying patients of a medical practice in Westchester County that they may have been exposed to HIV or hepatitis B or C.
Teen Pricked By Needle At Jones Beach Will Require Series Of Blood TestsA Long Island teenager will have to get a series of blood tests after she said she laid on a needle at Jone Beach.
NJ Hospital Warns Of Possible HIV, Hepatitis Exposure To PatientsOfficials at a hospital in southern New Jersey have notified 213 patients they may have been exposed to HIV or hepatitis B or C because of drug tampering.
Rockland Residents Rush To Get Hepatitis A Vaccine After Possible Exposure The Rockland County Health Department is offering free vaccines following a Hepatitis A scare.
Officials: Nyack Restaurant Patrons Possibly Exposed To Hepatitis ATony Triarsi, owner of the La Fontana restaurant at 95 S. Broadway, said a waiter was diagnosed with Hepatitis A after returning from a trip to El Salvador.
L.I. Hospital Says Thousands Of Patients May Be At Risk Of Blood ContaminationSouth Nassau Communities Hospital is sending out over 4,000 letters to patients who may have been exposed to dangerous viruses, including hepatitis and HIV, through insulin shots.
L.I. Hospital: Reused Insulin Pen Part May Mean Hepatitis, HIV Risk For PatientsThe South Nassau Communities Hospital has advised that some patients who received injections from an insulin pen should get tested for hepatitis and HIV.
Al Qaeda Embassy Bomb Plotter Pleads Not Guilty To Terrorism ChargesAbu Anas al-Libi entered the plea Tuesday in federal court in Manhattan. Al-Libi, who has a thick gray beard, kept his hands folded on his lap as the judge read the charges.
Hepatitis A Vaccinations Continue Monday For Customers Of Bronx EateryThe New York City Department of Mental Hygiene will continue offering free vaccinations Monday to those who may have been exposed to Hepatitis A at a Bronx restaurant.
Hundreds Line Up For Vaccinations After Health Scare At Bronx RestaurantA popular Bronx restaurant remained closed on Saturday night following an outbreak of a very serious virus.
Customers Of New Hawaii Sea Restaurant In Bronx Urged To Get Hepatitis A VaccineThe Health Department is urging customers who ate at the restaurant -- either in-store, through catering or delivery -- between Sept. 7 and 19 to receive a Hepatitis A vaccine as soon as possible.