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Meningitis Outbreak Deaths

Meningitis Outbreak Causes Another Death

ABC News Radio | Christine Hsu | Posted 03.06.2013 | Detroit

(LANSING, Mich.) -- A new death related to meningitis was reported by the Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH) on Thursday. An 87-year-ol...

Fungal Meningitis Outbreak Could Have Been Worse: CDC

Reuters | Posted 02.19.2013 | Healthy Living

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO, Dec 19 (Reuters) - As bad as the 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak has been, so far infectin...

Nearly 500 Cases In Meningitis Outbreak

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2013 | Healthy Living

By Tim Ghianni NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov 21 (Reuters) - A deadly outbreak of infections linked to tainted steroid injections is approachin...

438 Sickened, 32 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.09.2013 | Healthy Living

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

424 Sickened, 31 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.07.2013 | Healthy Living

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

419 Sickened, 30 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

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

404 Sickened, 29 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | 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...

Meningitis Outbreak: 386 Cases, 28 Deaths

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | 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...

377 Sickened, 29 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.31.2012 | 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...

363 Sickened, 28 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.30.2012 | 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...

354 Sickened, 25 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.29.2012 | 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...

338 Sickened, 25 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.26.2012 | 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...

328 Sickened, 24 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.26.2012 | 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...

323 Sickened, 24 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

Reuters | Posted 12.25.2012 | Healthy Living

(Updates with CDC reporting 11 new cases of meningitis) Oct 25 (Reuters) - The deadly outbreak of fungal meningitis tied to tainted st...

317 Sickened, 24 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.24.2012 | 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...

There Are Now More Than 300 Sickened In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.23.2012 | 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...

297 Sickened, 23 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.22.2012 | 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...

284 Sick, 23 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.22.2012 | 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...

247 Sickened, 19 Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

AP | MIKE STOBBE | Posted 12.17.2012 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK — Four more people have died in the national meningitis outbreak, bringing the death toll to 19, health officials said Wednesday. The ...

16 Now Dead In Meningitis Outbreak

Reuters | Posted 12.17.2012 | Healthy Living

Oct 16 (Reuters) - The U.S. meningitis outbreak linked to contaminated steroid injections has claimed another life with the death of a patient in Vi...

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...

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...