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  • UT, USA: Family mourning dad's rabies death receives $50,000 bill for relatives' preventive vaccines

    https://www.foxnews.com/health/famil...accines-report
    Family mourning dad's rabies death receives hefty bill for relatives' vaccines: report

    By Alexandria Hein | Fox News

    Published 2 days ago

    Members of a Utah family grieving the loss of their 55-year-old father, who died from rabies in November, are now facing a $50,000 hospital bill they received for their preventive vaccinations. Gary Giles, who became the first person to die from rabies in the state since 1944, had contracted the disease from bats in the couple’s home. About 25 family members, including his widow Juanita, visited Giles during his stay in the ICU.
    Juanita Giles told KSL-TV she was contacted two days after his death by the Utah Department of Health confirming that her husband had died of rabies and urging her and her relatives to get preventative vaccinations immediately. Giles alleges she was told not to worry about the cost...
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