Officials with Consolidated Waterworks in Terrebonne Parish say that the brain-eating amoeba, Naegleria fowleri, has been detected in the Pointe-aux-Chenes area. The sample point that tested positive...

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The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) confirmed the presence of the Naegleria fowleri amoeba in the Schriever Water System at the site 588 Island Road, Montegut (Pointe Aux Chenes). The...