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1 Dead, 1 Sickened From Flesh-Eating Bacteria

One person has died and another person fell ill when they contracted a flesh-eating bacteria which can be found in warm salt water.

07/30/2014

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Number Of Seawater Bacteria Infections Rises In C. Florida

A potentially deadly seawater bacteria has now infected 31 people in Florida and 10 of those people have died, according to health department officials.

10/11/2013

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Central Florida Health Officials Post Warning About Flesh-Eating Bacteria

A health warning has gone up in central Florida after a Flagler County man died last month after he contracted a flesh-eating bacteria.

10/06/2013

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Man Dies Only Days After Encountering Bacteria in C. Florida

Health officials in Central Florida are now warning residents about seawater bacteria after a man died from exposure this week.

09/29/2013

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SW Fla. Woman Fighting For Life Against Rare Bacteria

What started off as a simple swim in the Gulf of Mexico has left an elderly woman fighting for her life in Southwest Florida.

CBS Miami–08/02/2013

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