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Typhus Cases On The Rise In Los Angeles County

The Burbank Animal Shelter is advising residents to take precautions following a recent rise in confirmed cases of typhus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/24/2012

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Long Beach Residents On Typhus Alert

Health officials Monday warned Long Beach residents about typhus, which is a bacterial disease transmitted by fleas and ticks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/13/2012

Part of the flyer Orange County officials have released to alert the public to a possible typhus outbreak. (credit: Orange County Vector Control)

Santa Ana Officials Alert Public That Person Has Contracted Typhus

A Santa Ana resident has contracted typhus, prompting city officials to alert the community.

05/25/2012

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5 Tips For Keeping Your Los Angeles Home Free of Pests

Before you go buggy over the situation, consider the following five ways to keep you Los Angeles home bug free.

05/23/2012

Flea-borne typhus is on the rise in Orange County. (credit: AP)

Flea-Borne Typhus Reported On The Rise In Orange County

Orange County health officials say an unusually high number of cases of flea-borne typhus have cropped up recently.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/14/2011

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