With recent confirmation, yet at-times mysterious or sensational reports that one Los Angeles woman has contracted bubonic plague, we wanted to remind you that factual sources of information remain available to you about this well documented disease.
We encourage you join us in learning about plague, while separating the fact from fiction:
Los Angeles County Health Care Providers and Emergency Responders may wish to register for the recently established Health Alert Network, which debuted on March 10, 2006.
The LAFD Reminds You: When it Comes to Staying Healthy - Knowledge is Power!
Submitted by Brian Humphrey, Spokesman
Los Angeles Fire Department