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  • Three adults with meningococcal disease

    The Department of Health has reported that three older adults have been diagnosed with meningococcal disease. Two cases were caused by serogroup B and one by serogroup W. Sadly one adult has died, and the other two adults are recovering in hospital. The cases were not linked.
  • Mosquito-borne virus detected in Pilbara region

    Residents and travellers are urged to protect themselves against mosquito bites, following detection of Murray Valley encephalitis virus (MVEV) in the Pilbara region for the first time in 2024.
  • Algal bloom warning for Mullaloo Beach

    WA Health is advising visitors to Mullaloo Beach to avoid any discoloured water.
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