NewsDesk @bactiman63 Two weeks ago, The Florida Department of Health (DOH-Charlotte) in Charlotte County confirmed a case of an individual infected with Naegleria fowleri, possibly as a result of sinus...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a recent publication in the journal, Emerging Infectious Diseases, the results of a survey on the sterility and use of tap water in household medical devices like CPAPs and...

Balamuthia mandrillarisis a free-living ameba that can cause a serious encephalitis infection of the brain. It is thought to enter the body when soil containing Balamuthia comes in contact with skin...

In a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) update on the safe use of nasal irrigation systems, or neti pots, the federal health organization writes: Little teapots with long spouts have become a fixture...