Hepatitis A cases trending down in Taylor County


After a spike during August, data from the Lake Cumberland District Health Department indicates that the number of new Hepatitis A cases in Taylor County is on the decline. 

The report shows there were six new Hepatitis A cases diagnosed in Taylor County in September, which is down from 15 new cases diagnosed in August. 

So far in October, only one new case has been diagnosed in Taylor County, seemingly indicating that the number of new cases is trending downward.