Valley Fever Cases In California Increased In 2016The state health department says there was a record number of Valley Fever cases reported in 2016.
Active Tuberculosis Case Reported At High School In FairfieldSolano County Public Health reported an active case of pulmonary tuberculosis at Armijo High School in Fairfield.
Santa Clara County Reports 1st Flu Death, Urges VaccinationsThe person who died was under 65 but county health officials are not releasing any other details.
Health Officials Announce Zika Virus Found In Solano County ResidentThe officials said transmission of the virus occurs mainly through two mosquitoes, which are not native to the Bay Area and are not established in the county.
Hundreds Of Mothers And Babies Potentially Exposed To Tuberculosis In San Jose HospitalMore than 1,000 people, including 350 infants, may have been exposed to tuberculosis this fall after a nurse at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose was diagnosed with the disease
San Diego Man Gets 6 Months Jail For Spreading HIVA San Diego man who knowingly infected another man with HIV was sentenced Monday to six months in jail.
Stanford Doctor Says Every Major City Could See Ebola CasesTop medical experts studying the spread of Ebola say the public should expect more cases to emerge in the United States by year's end as infected people arrive here from West Africa, including American doctors and nurses returning from the hot zone and people fleeing from the deadly disease.
UCSF Ebola Preparedness Harkens Back To Early Days Of AIDSOfficials at UCSF say its hospitals have prepared should someone at any of its facilities show signs of the Ebola virus, despite the very low risk of anyone contracting the disease locally.
UCSF Ebola Expert: Ebola Is Not As Infectious As Influenza, Tuberculosis, Measles And Other Airborne DiseasesAmid questions and concerns over the recent cases of the Ebola virus in the United States, KPIX 5 talked to an expert on infectious diseases at University of California at San Francisco.

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