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Legionnaires’ Strikes New York City
Aug 9, 2015 | Colleen Nguyen

On August 9, 2015, New York City had recorded ten fatalities related to Legionnaires’ disease [5]. There have been 108 cases recorded thus far, with...

Meningitis Outbreak Prompts Change in Vaccine Recommendations
Mar 22, 2013 | Katharina Schwan

In 2012, the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) calculated a troubling statistic: the rate of invasive meningococcal...

Cholera in New York City
Feb 11, 2011 | healthmap

This week New York City officials confirmed 3 cases of cholera, the first diagnoses since the outbreak in Haiti started.  All the patients attended a...