Legionnaires’ disease

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Legionnaires’ Disease Kills Two at Downtown Chicago Hotel
Aug 29, 2012 | Lauren Edmundson

The Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) has confirmed eight cases of Legionnaires’ disease, including two deaths, in Chicago. The source of...

Cases of Legionnaires’ Disease on the Rise in Edinburgh
Jun 6, 2012 | Lauren Edmundson

As of Wednesday June 6, one man has died from Legionnaires’ disease, and fifteen are in critical condition in Edinburgh, Scotland. Officials believe...

Three Deaths Following Legionnaire's Outbreak in Spain
Feb 7, 2012 | Robyn Correll Carlyle

Three people have died and three more were hospitalized following an outbreak of Legionnaire’s disease in Spain.  In total, more than 20 people were...

Legionnaires' Disease in Latvia
May 13, 2011 | healthmap

According to the Latvian Centre of Infectology (LTSI) since last autumn, the country has experienced extended cases of the acute infectious disease,...

Playboy Mansion Hit with Legionnaires’ Disease
Feb 17, 2011 | Laura Pinheiro

On February 3, Hugh Hefner hosted a fundraiser for Jenny McCarthy's Generation Rescue Autism Foundation at the infamous Playboy Mansion in Holmby...

Legionnaire’s Disease in Madrid
Nov 2, 2010 | healthmap

Earlier this year, we discussed an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in Wales. A new outbreak has been identified in Spain’s capital of Madrid. The...