New case of MRSA reported at Steinert High School

HAMILTON - Health officials say another case of the antibiotic-resistant staph infection MRSA was confirmed yesterday at Steinert High School, bringing the total number of cases to 11.

Town health department officials say the first report came in early September. All but one of the cases involves student athletes.

Hamilton Township officials say they are going to further educate the students, trainers and coaches on the outbreak and prevention.

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