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Oregon public health officials: Teen girl has bubonic plague

...if caught early, but can be fatal if left untreated. Bubonic plague is the most common form and is characterized by high fever, lethargy and swollen lymph nodes.A plague vaccine is not available at this time.Officials recommend people avoid...
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SEARHC Receives "Chasing Zero" Award

...painful and may affect the kidneys, bladder or urethra. The infection causes symptoms such as back or pelvic pain, high fever, nausea, vomiting, frequent, painful urination, and blood in the urine. Complications from UTIs may even include...
Alaska flu cases spike; season hasn't peaked

...flu behaves as it has in the past, she expects a second boost in February or April.People can suffer achy muscles, high fever and difficulty breathing for up to seven days, she said. Foland said she's even seen some vaccinated patients infected...
Juneau man who visited Florida diagnosed with West Nile virus mosquitoes after they bite infected birds and then bite humans. People with serious cases of West Nile experience high fever, fatigue, and headache and may become confused, have seizures, or go into a coma. There is no human vaccine for...
Juneau boy out of intensive care, community plans fund-raisers

...on a blood bypass system to compensate for his collapsed lungs. He originally went to Seattle on June 15 because of a high fever that doctors thought might be related to his neutropenic condition, which is marked by a shortage of white blood cells...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...The virus making the rounds in Juneau may be uncomfortable, but it's not the flu. This particular bug includes a high fever and sore throat, and other symptoms such as nausea and stomach pain. But it's just the usual for this time of year...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Arvold: Strep throat, vomiting and diarrhea, and a respiratory illness characterized by congestion and several days of high fever. According to the state epidemiology office, Alaskans have experienced three types of influenza during the 2000-01...
Northwest Digest Serious cases occur when the bacteria spreads to the blood stream or brain, causing swelling and inflammation. High fever, headache and stiff neck are common symptoms, but Funk warned that such cases are rare. Statewide, there are about...
Craig teenager diagnosed with bacterial meningitis

...severe sudden headache, nausea, vomiting, stiff neck, pain in the shoulders and back, and/or a red pinpoint rash. High fever and irritability are symptoms found in very young children. Symptoms may appear within one to 10 days of exposure...
Police and fire for Tuesday, July 19

...07 a.m. Saturday, CCFR responded to a man with a high fever on Ferry Way. ? At 2:48 a.m. Saturday, CCFR responded...was taken from Slate drive to BRH for treatment of a high fever and dizziness. ? At 11:04 p.m. Sunday...


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