Breaking! #Legionnaires’ threat closes 3 #Illinois schools 

    (CNN)While Legionnaires’ disease may be known more for striking older people susceptible to such ailments, it’s now causing a much younger crowd — namely, students at three Chicago-area schools — to miss school. Three schools in Illinois’ U-46 … Continue reading Breaking! #Legionnaires’ threat closes 3 #Illinois schools 

Pittsburgh #VA diagnoses 6 #veterans with #Legionnaires’ disease since April 

  The Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System is stepping up patient and water system testing after diagnosing six patients with Legionnaires’ disease during the last six months. VA officials said they believe all six veterans acquired the disease somewhere other … Continue reading Pittsburgh #VA diagnoses 6 #veterans with #Legionnaires’ disease since April 

7 dead in yet another #Legionnaires’ outbreak at #Illinois #veterans home | Fox News

Seven people have died and 32 sickened in a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at a veterans home in Quincy, Illinois, state veterans and health officials said in a statement on Tuesday.The seven residents who died had underlying medical conditions, the statement … Continue reading 7 dead in yet another #Legionnaires’ outbreak at #Illinois #veterans home | Fox News