Please enable Javascript to watch this video MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The Memphis motel at the center of a Legionnaires' outbreak will reopen Wednesday. There have been seven confirmed cases of people who stayed at the La Quinta Inn & …
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette filed charges of involuntary manslaughter Wednesday against the state’s top health officer over an outbreak of deadly Legionnaires’ disease during the Flint water crisis. Nick Lyon, the director of …
The new cases also deepen a mystery that has baffled investigators since the outbreak was discovered, finding the source of the Legionnaires Disease, which has claimed two lives in Lockport. The New York State Department of Health …
Outbreak investigations of Legionnaires’ disease focus on where patients may have been exposed to contaminated water in the 14 days before onset of illness. The bacteria that causes Legionnaires’ disease was first identified in 1976 when …
Health officials have connected the death of an elderly woman in northwest Alabama on Thursday to an outbreak of …
"Everything we know right now, nobody got legionella, and nobody died because UAB didn't report this outbreak on May …
Doctors at the Department of Veterans Affairs hospital in Oakland diagnosed Rettig with Legionnaires' disease in September 2010. That's four months before the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a Legionnaires' …
Last year was the tops in 5 years for Legionnaires' disease cases in Alabama reported to public health officials. The state had 41 confirmed cases in 2013, 15 of those from an outbreak at a nursing home in Florence. The outbreak at …
In Alabama, 41 people contracted the disease last year, and at least 18 have so this year, including the nine from the UAB outbreak. Two people infected in the outbreak at UAB have died. While Legionnaires' disease, a virulent type of …