• Wyoming public health officials investigate Hep A outbreak

    1 month ago - By Food Safety

    The Wyoming Department of Health and the Casper-Natrona County Health Department continue to investigate a growing Natrona County Hepatitis A outbreak that began in October 2017.
    Since then, 14 cases have been confirmed among Natrona County residents, which is a significant increase over the usual total for the entire state of Wyoming. Before the outbreak began, the long-term average statewide was two cases annually with the most recent reported local Hepatitis A infection in 2012.
    “While some of the Natrona County cases did not have a clear hepatitis A exposure risk, recent cases have...
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