Facts not rumor: what’s really happening with hepatitis A in Marion County

Facts not rumor: what’s really happening with hepatitis A in Marion County

Marion County — Recently, there has been outrage on social media aimed toward the Florida Department of Health in Marion County for providing press releases to the media regarding restaurant employees who were infected with hepatitis A. Ocala Post spoke with the health department to clarify some of the misinformation and false speculations being spread […]

HEALTH ALERT: Hepatitis A vaccination recommended after Charlie Horse worker tested positive

HEALTH ALERT: Hepatitis A vaccination recommended after Charlie Horse worker tested positive

OCALA, Fla.—The Florida Department of Health in Marion County (DOH-Marion) has identified a positive case of hepatitis A in a food service worker in Ocala. DOH-Marion conducted an epidemiological investigation and today determined an individual who worked at Charlie Horse Restaurant and Lounge, located at 2426 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, FL 34470, during July […]