• Hepatitis A cases increase in Hong Kong; source unknown

    6 monthes ago - By Food Safety

    Officials in Hong Kong have issued a warning because of a rise in Hepatitis A cases since October.
    The Centre for Health Protection of the Department of Health reminded the public to maintain strict personal, food and environmental hygiene.
    Twelve hepatitis A cases were reported to the CHP in October, higher than the one to five infections recorded per month from January through September this year. Two cases have been identified so far in November.
    The 14 cases include eight men and six women with ages ranging from 9 years old to 54 years old.
    A CHP spokesman said the center is closely...
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