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Testing Follows Positive TB Result At The Haven

Testing Follows Positive TB Result At The Haven

The health department says there’s been a positive case of tuberculosis at the local homeless shelter known as The Haven. There will be further testing of about 100 guests who’ve been at the shelter.┬áThe testing will begin in the middle of this month and run through early September. The director of the┬áThomas Jefferson Health District, Dr. Lilian Peake, tells the Daily Progress that there’s no risk to the public. There’s no word on the condition of the one TB patient discovered so far.