As Flint, Michigan, residents continue to deal with the ongoing water crisis, health officials have uncovered that an alarming county-wide outbreak of Legionnaires' disease ... University Medical Center, told ABC News in an earlier interview …
(CNN) — Virginia Tech Professor Marc Edwards released to CNN the unpublished results of a study that show the Flint water crisis most likely caused the deadly outbreak of Legionnaires disease that killed at least 12 people since …
Three new cases of Legionnaires’ disease have been identified by Minnesota health officials, bringing the total number of cases in the so-called Hopkins outbreak to 12. All the cases have appeared in people who live or work in Hopkins, but …
(WCCO) — There are now 20 confirmed cases of Legionnaires’ Disease in the Twin Cities, and everyone who has tested positive has lived, worked or visited the city of Hopkins. Sixteen people have been hospitalized since the outbreak
The emails reveal tension between the county health department, which was on the front line of the Legionnairesoutbreak, and the city and state about how to investigate the disease. The emails also show some angst in the …
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 …