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Public Health meningitis notifications completed

Public Health HUMBOLDT COUNTY – Public Health officials have completed direct notification of all individuals who may have come into close contact with a student who tested positive yesterday for bacterial meningitis. Local medical providers have also been alerted, and medical practices have been notified of any patients in their practice who may need antibiotics

Eureka child hospitalized with meningitis

Department of Health & Human Services EUREKA – A Eureka child has been transferred to an out-of-county hospital with a confirmed case of Neisseria meningitidis, which is a contagious form of bacterial meningitis. The child was sick for several days before seeking medical care, and the Public Health Branch of the Department of Health &