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Disease

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Polio-Like Disease Appears In California Children

An extremely rare, polio-like disease has appeared in more than a dozen California children within the past year, and each of them suffered paralysis to one or more arms or legs, Stanford University researchers say. But public health officials haven’t identified any common causes connecting the cases.

02/25/2014

Bay Area Student May Have Exposed Thousands To Measles On Public Transit

San Francisco Bay Area health officials issued a public warning that a college student with measles could have exposed thousands of others when he attended classes and rode public transit.

02/14/2014

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Natomas Unified School District Warns Of Hand, Foot And Mouth Disease Outbreak

Parents are on guard after the Natomas Unified School District sent home a warning of an outbreak of hand, foot, and mouth disease.

12/13/2013