3 people in Wisconsin who went to the same resort have been diagnosed with Legionnaires disease, a life-threatening form of pneumonia that spreads through inhalation of contaminated airborne water particles.
One person died and at least 10 others developed symptoms of Legionnaires disease at UW Health University Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin. The Director of Infection Control there says the outbreak is related to a reduction in waterflow at the facility...
At least 4 people have developed case-confirmed symptoms of Legionnaires' disease in Hampton, New Hampshire, health officials said, with additional cases likely.
The Johnson’s Baby Powder once used by a woman who now has mesothelioma contained millions of asbestos fibers, which led to her development of the disease, according to a new lawsuit now being heard in a courtroom in Pasadena, California.
A housing complex in Manhattan has been identified as the likely source of an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease that sickened at least 27 people and killed 1.
Legionella-related illnesses are on the rise in Michigan, state health officials are warning, due largely to the record high temperatures being reported nationwide.