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Cruise Passengers Return To LA After Norovirus Outbreak

The Crown Princess cruise ship has returned to the Port of Los Angeles after more than 120 passengers caught a gastrointestinal illness.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/12/2014

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Small Number Of Children In California Get Strange, New Polio-Like Illness

The symptoms sometimes occur after a mild respiratory illness.

02/23/2014

Paralyzed from the neck down due to a rare neurological condition, Jonathan Williams has beaten the odds by walking. (credit: CBS)

Little Boy Paralyzed By Rare Virus Beats Odds By Walking

Paralyzed from the neck down due to a rare neurological condition, Jonathan Williams has beaten the odds by walking.

01/31/2014

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Fatal Case Of West Nile Reported In San Bernardino County

The County of San Bernardino’s Department of Public Health has reported the first fatal case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in that county in 2013.

10/04/2013

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West Nile Virus Detected In Toluca Lake

Residents in the San Fernando Valley were warned Tuesday about West Nile virus activity detected in Toluca Lake.

09/03/2013

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Cypress Woman Tests Positive For West Nile; 1st OC Case In 2013

A Cypress woman who tested positive for West Nile virus is the first Orange County patient this year, county health officials said Tuesday.

08/06/2013

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West Nile Virus In Dead Birds Found In Arcadia, Covina

Three dead birds collected last week in the San Gabriel Valley have tested postive for West Nile virus, according to officials.

07/10/2013

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OC Woman, 61, Dies Of West Nile Virus; First In County Since ’08

A 61-year-old Orange County woman died last week from West Nile virus, making her the county’s first such fatality since 2008.

12/17/2012

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Health Warning Issued After Chicken In El Segundo Tests Positive For West Nile Virus

Authorities issued a health warning Wednesday after a chicken in El Segundo tested positive for West Nile virus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/05/2012

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SoCal Cities Boost Spraying Operations In West Nile Fight

Health officials across the Southland have begun to deploy trucks that spray a fog-like mist to combat the spread of West Nile virus.

09/05/2012

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Up To 10,000 Yosemite National Park Visitors At Risk Of Rodent-Borne Virus

Up to 10,000 people who were guests in certain lodging cabins at Yosemite National Park might have been exposed to a deadly mouse-borne virus, park officials confirmed Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/31/2012

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Officials Warn West Nile Virus ‘Endemic’ In LA County

This year’s West Nile outbreak is on pace to become the biggest on record since the disease first was first recorded in the U.S. in 1999.

08/29/2012

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1,700 Yosemite Park Visitors Warned About Hantavirus

Health officials are warning 1,700 Yosemite National Park visitors that they may have been exposed to hantavirus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/28/2012

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Hantavirus Claims First-Ever Fatality In Yosemite National Park

Officials from Yosemite National Park say a man is dead and a woman is recovering after contracting a rare rodent-borne disease in a popular lodging area.

08/16/2012

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FBI Warns Public About Computer Virus That Will Knock Thousands Off The Internet

The FBI is warning the public about a malicious computer virus that is set to knock thousands of unsuspecting people off the Internet in several days.

07/05/2012

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