BART Measles Scare Raises More Vaccination Concerns And Questions About Who's Most SusceptibleThis week’s warning sent out to BART riders that they may have been exposed to measles is raising more questions about vaccinations and who is most susceptible to the highly-contagious disease.
SFO Assures Passengers Airport Ready If Ebola Screenings Become NecessarySan Francisco International Airport officials asserted Thursday they stand ready to implement enhanced screening measures for the Ebola virus if the government directs them to.
United Airlines Notifying Passengers On Flight With Man With Deadly Ebola VirusUnited said the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention believes the man could not have spread the disease during the flights because he was not showing symptoms and was not yet contagious.
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.
Arrest Warrant Issued For Contagious Tuberculosis Patient Stockton Police Say Is Refusing TreatmentProsecutors in Central California have obtained an arrest warrant for a tuberculosis patient who they say is contagious and has refused treatment, putting those around him at risk.
BART Riders Warned About Measles Infection From Contagious PassengerBay Area Rapid Transit and East Bay health authorities warned BART passengers on Thursday to seek medical attention if they begin exhibiting any symptoms of measles after authorities learned that an infected and contagious person rode BART in the East Bay last week.