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Meningitis Deaths

214 Sick, 15 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

Reuters | Posted 12.15.2012 | Healthy Living

Oct 15 (Reuters) - Nine more people have been diagnosed with fungal meningitis linked to possibly tainted vials of a steroid medication, the U.S. Ce...

205 Sick, 15 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.15.2012 | Healthy Living

-- An outbreak of fungal meningitis has been linked to steroid shots for back pain. The medication, made by a specialty pharmacy in Massachusetts, ha...

197 Sick, 15 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.13.2012 | Healthy Living

An outbreak of fungal meningitis has been linked to steroid shots for back pain. The medication, made by a specialty pharmacy in Massachusetts, has be...

184 Now Sick, 14 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.12.2012 | Healthy Living

An outbreak of fungal meningitis has been linked to steroid shots for back pain. The medication, made by a specialty pharmacy in Massachusetts, has be...

170 Sickened, 14 Dead From Meningitis Outbreak

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD and MIKE STOBBE | Posted 12.11.2012 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — Federal health officials have tracked down 12,000 of the roughly 14,000 people who may have received contaminated steroid shots in ...

11 Now Dead, 119 Sickened From Meningitis Outbreak

AP | MIKE STOBBE | Posted 12.09.2012 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK — The number of people sickened by a deadly meningitis outbreak has now reached 119 cases, including 11 deaths. The Centers for Diseas...

Death Toll From Rare Meningitis Outbreak Rises

AP | Posted 12.06.2012 | Healthy Living

ATLANTA — Health officials say the death toll in a rare fungal meningitis outbreak across several states has risen to seven. In updated figures...

Some Answers About Meningitis Outbreak

AP | the Associated Press | Posted 12.04.2012 | Healthy Living

Health officials say that as of Wednesday, 26 people in five states have been sickened by an outbreak of a rare and deadly form of meningitis. All hav...