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Norovirus Suspected In Dozens Of Lafayette Student Illnesses

On Friday, more than 100 students were absent from Burton Valley Elementary School—more than four times the normal absence rate, Lafayette School District Superintendent Fred Brill said.

01/17/2013

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New Stroke Response System Unveiled In Contra Costa County

Stroke victims in the East Bay will now have a greater chance of survival with the introduction of a new system of care designed specifically for those who suffer the debilitating effects of a stroke.

01/04/2012

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Bay Area Public Health Officials Brace For West Nile Virus Season

Dead birds have begun testing positive for West Nile virus in the Bay Area, several weeks ahead of what experts consider the “official” start of the West Nile virus season, in June.

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