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In a follow-up to an earlier story, Portuguese health officials say that cooling towers at a fertilizer plant were the likely source of an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease, Reuters reports. Environment...

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An outbreak of the bacterial infection, Legionnaire’s disease, has sickened more than a hundred (120) and killed four people in the central Portuguese region of Vila Franca de Xira, a municipality...

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The Director of the Public Health Agency of Catalonia, Antoni Mateu said three more people died as a result of a second Legionella outbreak in Ripon (Barcelona), a village near Sabadell, according to...

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Worcester County health officials are confirming at least two cases of Legionnaires’ disease, or Legionellosis, which appears to have been contracted at a Ocean City, Maryland hotel, according to...

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About 100 drugs already approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for other purposes can also prevent the growth of certain bacterial pathogens inside human cells, including those that cause...

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A case of Legionnaires’ disease identified in a baby born in heated birthing pool has prompted English health officials to temporarily advise against the home use of birthing pools with built-in heaters...

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PRESS RELEASE A form of bacteria responsible for respiratory illness, including the deadly pneumonia known as Legionnaire’s disease, may be able to grow in windshield washer fluid and was isolated...