NEW YORK (ALBOENEWS) — An outbreak of Hepatitis A was reported in New York, with 46 men having contracted the disease between January 2nd and August 31st.

According to the NY Daily News, the health department said most of the spread came from sexual contact between men, and urged others to get vaccinated against the disease. 15 of the patients were hospitalized for their ailments.

The health department said that this was a major bump over previous reports.


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