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Deerfield Park Elementary Parents Warned Of Bacterial Meningitis Case In School

The parents of students at Deerfield Park Elementary School were notified Tuesday about a case of bacterial meningitis.

12/03/2013

Giant African Land Snail (Source: CBS4)

Ag Officials Make Strides Against Meningitis Carrying Mollusks

South Florida is gaining ground on the large, slimy Giant African Land Snails that first appeared in the region two years ago.

CBS Miami–08/29/2013

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Challenger Elementary Parents Warned Of Bacterial Meningitis Case In School

Parents at Challenger Elementary School in Tamarac were notified Monday that a case of the potentially deadly bacterial meningitis was reported at the school.

CBS4–11/19/2012

The New England Compounding Center is shown here on October 5, 2012 in Framingham, Massachusetts. The pharmacy is currently being investigated for producing a contaminated steroid shot that included the meningitis fungus.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

New Case Of Fungal Meningitis Confirmed In Florida

Another case of fungal meningitis stemming from a contaminated drug has been confirmed in Florida.

CBS4–11/19/2012

Bryant De La Cruz's battle with a headache ended with him passing away from bacterial meningitis. (Source: Anielka Gonzalez)

Man Dies of Bacterial Meningitis Hours After Symptoms Surface

A second deadly case in as many months of bacterial meningitis has been confirmed in South Florida, Miami-Dade County Health officials said Wednesday.

CBS4–11/14/2012

The New England Compounding Center is shown here on October 5, 2012 in Framingham, Massachusetts. The pharmacy is currently being investigated for producing a contaminated steroid shot that included the meningitis fungus.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Florida Confirms Another Case Of Fungal Meningitis

Another case of fungal meningitis stemming from a contaminated drug has been confirmed in Florida.

CBS4–10/29/2012

The New England Compounding Center is shown here on October 5, 2012 in Framingham, Massachusetts. The pharmacy is currently being investigated for producing a contaminated steroid shot that included the meningitis fungus.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Fla. Confirms 3 More Cases Of Fungal Meningitis

Another three cases of fungal meningitis stemming from a tainted lot of methylprednisolone acetate (steroids) have been confirmed by the Florida Department of Health.

CBS Miami–10/24/2012

The New England Compounding Center is shown here on October 5, 2012 in Framingham, Massachusetts. The pharmacy is currently being investigated for producing a contaminated steroid shot that included the meningitis fungus.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

19th Confirmed Case Of Fungal Meningitis In Florida

Another case of fungal meningitis stemming from a tainted steroid shot has been confirmed in Florida.

CBS4–10/23/2012

The New England Compounding Center is shown here on October 5, 2012 in Framingham, Massachusetts. The pharmacy is currently being investigated for producing a contaminated steroid shot that included the meningitis fungus.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Another Confirmed Case Of Fungal Meningitis In Florida

Another case of fungal meningitis stemming from a contaminated drug has been confirmed in Florida.

CBS4–10/22/2012

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Meningitis Outbreak Claims Third Life In Florida

The state Department of Health confirmed Wednesday that a third person in Florida has died as a result of the nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak.

CBS4–10/17/2012

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