Legionella

Legionnaires’ Disease at Piatt County Nursing Home Linked to Death of Resident

Legionnaires’ disease at Piatt County Nursing Home linked to death of resident. A resident of Piatt County Nursing Home in…

4 weeks ago

Legionnaires’ Disease Cases on the Rise, Says CDC. These Are the Legionnaires’ Disease Symptoms to Look For!

Prepare yourself for this deadly illness by knowing Legionnaires’ disease symptoms and how it is spread. Have you noticed a…

1 month ago

What Organ System Does Legionella Affect?

Legionella bacteria, the causative agents of Legionnaires' disease, primarily affect the respiratory system when they infect humans. However, Legionella bacteria…

2 months ago

Can Legionnaires’ Disease be Transmitted Through Air Conditioning Systems?

Legionnaires' disease, a severe form of pneumonia caused by the Legionella bacteria, has been associated with outbreaks linked to air…

2 months ago

Can Legionnaires’ Disease be Transmitted Through Swimming Pools?

Legionnaires' disease, a severe form of pneumonia caused by the Legionella bacteria, can be transmitted through various water sources, including…

3 months ago

2022 Napa Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

In a December publication of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, a recap…

3 months ago

Langston Hughes Apartments Legionnaires’ Outbreak

A public housing complex located in Brownsville, near Brooklyn is under investigation after two Legionnaires’ disease cases were linked to…

3 months ago

Incubation Period for Legionella

Legionella, a bacterium found in water environments, can pose a health risk when it causes Legionnaires' disease, a severe form…

5 months ago

Legionella Recovery Diet: Best Things to Eat While Sick from Legionella

Coping with Legionella infection requires careful attention to your diet to support your recovery. Here's a guide on the foods…

7 months ago

Donated Organs Cause Legionnaires’ Disease?

A study of the first reported cases of transplant patients likely contracting Legionnaires’ disease from donor organs was published in…

8 months ago