Saturday, December 21, 2013
(Indio, CA) -- Health officials are confirming dozens of students at a high school in Indio, California are testing positive for exposure to tuberculosis. After a student at Indio High was diagnosed with active TB this month, more than 100 students were tested earlier this week. Officials say of the 131 students tested the results revealed 45 students showed positive signs of exposure to TB. They say the entire student body and staff must be tested. Indio is about 100 miles east of Los Angeles.