Jefferson County Public Health
A squirrel in Golden tested positive for the plague and the public is on alert.
As Colorado witness a record number of hospitalizations due to the flu, the CDC said this season’s vaccination is merely 23 percent effective in preventing the virus.
Health officials in Colorado say hospitals across the state follow strict Centers for Disease Control guidelines for treating patients who may have been exposed to Ebola.
Health officials in Jefferson County are warning the public to stay away from sick or dead rabbits because they may have “rabbit fever,” a disease that can infect humans.