jose montero http://nhpr.org en N.H. Health Officials Stress Importance Of Flu Vaccines http://nhpr.org/post/nh-health-officials-stress-importance-flu-vaccines <p>State health officials are urging people to get their annual flu vaccination.</p><p> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 15:02:15 +0000 Michael Brindley 17807 at http://nhpr.org N.H. Health Officials Stress Importance Of Flu Vaccines Another Patient Tests Positive for Hep C http://nhpr.org/post/another-patient-tests-positive-hep-c <p>The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services says another Exeter Hospital&nbsp;patient has tested positive for the original strain of hepatitis C. This brings the total count to 21&mdash;20 patients and 1 hospital employee.</p><p>The current testing pool includes anyone associated with&nbsp;the hospital&rsquo;s cardiac catheterization lab or recovery room between October 1, 2010 and May 25, 2012.</p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 20:46:48 +0000 Tina Forbes 7717 at http://nhpr.org Drug Diversion Most Likely Cause Of Hepatitis C Outbreak http://nhpr.org/post/drug-diversion-most-likely-cause-hepatitis-c-outbreak <p>The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services says that drug diversion is the most likely cause of the hepatitis C outbreak at Exeter Hospital. Health officials also expect to discover more cases of the virus. Wed, 13 Jun 2012 22:11:09 +0000 Tina Forbes 6841 at http://nhpr.org