California Update
3:30 pm
Wed May 1, 2013

State Prisons Won't Rush to Move Inmates at Risk for Valley Fever

Valley Fever is contracted by inhaling airborne spores dislodged from the soil.  California’s Central Valley has the highest rates of the disease in the state.
Valley Fever is contracted by inhaling airborne spores dislodged from the soil.  California’s Central Valley has the highest rates of the disease in the state.
Credit sfgate.com

Valley Fever has killed dozens of inmates in recent years and sickened hundreds more.