• Michigan posts 25th hepatitis A death; restaurant worker sick

    9 monthes ago - By Food Safety

    Hepatitis infection can cause a yellowing of the eyes and/or skin, which is referred to as jaundice. Photo illustration
    An outbreak of hepatitis A has claimed another life in Michigan. Also, another restaurant worker has tested positive for the highly contagious virus, exposing an unknown number of people who ate at a Red Lobster in the past month.
    The death toll in Michigan stands at 25 as of the state health department's most recent update, which included information up to Feb. 14. The state reported 751 confirmed cases as of that date, with more than 80 percent having required...
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