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Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus Around the Bay AreaMosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus Around the Bay Area
By - posted 8/3/2022
Bay Area Updates, Health & Wellness, Outdoorsy

Four days after Contra Costa County reported mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus, officials in Santa Clara County reported Tuesday that they too have found mosquitoes that have tested positive. The county’s Vector Control District announced plans to begin spraying insecticide from trucks Thursday night in neighborhoods where virus-positive mosquitoes were found more...

SF Has Identified 141 Cases of Monkeypox (So Far)SF Has Identified 141 Cases of Monkeypox (So Far)
By - posted 7/23/2022
Health & Wellness, San Francisco

By Katy St. Clair and Eli Walsh Bay City News Foundation The San Francisco Department of Public Health (SFDPH) will be prioritizing first-doses of the monkeypox vaccine for at-risk people and will defer second dose appointments until an adequate supply of the vaccine is received, a spokesperson for the department said on more...