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Legionnaires’ Disease Sickens 5 at SpringHill Suites in Texas

Legionnaires’ Disease Sickens 5 at SpringHill Suites in Texas

An outbreak of Legionnaires' disease has sickened at least 5 guests and employees of SpringHill Suites by Mariott in Round Rock, Texas.

/ October 6, 2017
Legionella Found in St. Patrick Hospital's Water Supply

Legionella Found in St. Patrick Hospital’s Water Supply

St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana has reported positive water tests for Legionella, the bacteria that causes Legionnaires' disease, and reported that a patient may have contracted the illness.

/ September 29, 2017
At least 5 people who visited Elvis Presley's Graceland Guest House have been diagnosed with Legionnaire's disease.

Legionnaire’s Outbreak Infects 5 at Elvis’s Graceland Hotel

At least 5 people who visited Elvis Presley's Graceland Guest House in Memphis, Tennessee have been diagnosed with Legionnaire's disease, a serious and sometimes deadly lung infection.

/ July 6, 2017
Legionnaire's Linked to At Home Water Births

Water Births Infect 2 Babies With Legionnaires’ Disease

Two infants in Arizona who were born at home in birthing tubs were diagnosed with Legionnaire's disease in 2016, raising safety concerns about water births.

/ July 3, 2017
One person died and six were hospitalized with Legionnaires' disease in the last 2 weeks on Manhattan's Upper East Side, according to health officials in New York City.

Deadly Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak Reported in NYC

One person died and six were hospitalized with Legionnaires' disease in the last 2 weeks on Manhattan's Upper East Side, according to health officials in New York City.

/ June 19, 2017