EH-20180914-64640-USA – Epidemic Hazard – USA – North-America

The Oakland County Health Division was alerted this evening that an attendee of the Michigan Renaissance Festival in Holly has a confirmed case of hepatitis A and was ill while attending the festival on September 1. The Health Department strongly recommends that those attending and working the festival on September 1 and September 2 get a hepatitis A vaccine by Saturday, September 15, if they have not been vaccinated. "Vaccination can prevent the disease if given within 14 days after potential exposure," said Leigh-Anne Stafford, health officer for the Health Division. "If you have attended ...

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