January 4, 2018

Chlamydia is a common STD (sexually transmitted disease) that can infect both men and women

Burning with urination and a discharge from the genitals are the two most common symptoms; however, 3 of 4 infected females and 1 of 2 infected males have no symptoms. Untreated chlamydia can lead to a more serious infection in the reproductive system and can lead to infertility in women. […]
February 24, 2016

Norovirus outbreak connected to Yaquina Bay oysters Health officials investigating amid recall by company

State and local public health officials are investigating an outbreak of norovirus that sickened 17 people who ate oysters from Yaquina Bay earlier this month. All 17 people, who were among three separate groups totaling 32 people who ate at restaurants throughout Lincoln County, have recovered. One person had been […]