Canton Health Commission Talks Measles and the Hepatitis A Outbreak with Gary Rivers
May 22, 2019 1:06PM EDT
Jim Adams, Canton Health Commissioner, and Epidemiologist, Amanda Archer were guests on the Gary Rivers Show Wednesday morning to talk about two important health issues facing area residents.
A series of measles cases in the United States has led to fear and uncertainty in some communities. Has it arrived in Canton?
ODH has declared a statewide community outbreak of hepatitis A after observing an increase in cases linked to certain risk factors since the beginning of 2018. Outbreaks of hepatitis A are occurring in several states across the U.S., including neighboring states of Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan and West Virginia.