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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is investigating a case of Legionnaires’ disease (LD) affecting a woman aged 68. The patient, with underlying illnesses,...

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In a follow-up to a story last week of an increase of Legionnaires’ disease reported in the Bronx, New York, the NYC Health Department announced today the results of preliminary tests that show that...

Hong Kong health officials announced they are investigating two additional cases of Legionnaires’ disease in recent days. One case is in a 57-year-old man with underlying illnesses, has presented...

New York City health officials issued an alert today advising health care providers to consider Legionnaire’s disease when evaluating patients presenting with signs of pneumonia. This comes after ...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is today (January 5) investigating a case of Legionnaires’ disease (LD) affecting a man aged 67. The patient, with underlying...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is today (December 10) investigating a case of Legionnaires’ disease (LD) affecting a woman aged 70. The patient, with...

About four months after his death, the actual cause of death of Celebrity chef Ross Burden turned out to be the bacterial disease, Legionnaire’s disease, according to an interim coroner’s...

For the past two weeks, Portugal has experienced one of the largest Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in Europe’s history with 336 cases and 10 deaths, according to an RTE report today. Portugal Health...

In what has been reported to be the third largest Legionnaires’ disease outbreak seen since the disease was first discovered in 1976, the outbreak in suburban Portugal has claimed the lives of more people. The...

In a follow-up to the large Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in Vila Franca de Xira in suburban Lisbon, the Directorate-General for Health of Portugal now puts the number of cases at 302, including...