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BRAIN EATING AMOEBA
Woman Inhales Brain-Eating Amoeba Using Neti Pot
A Seattle woman died from a rare brain-eating amoeba after using a neti pot with unsterilized tap water.
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High-Levels Of Brain-Eating Amoeba Found At North Carolina Water Park: CDC
The test results come a week after 18-year-old Lauren Seitz died from an amoeba she contracted at the park.
Teen Dies Of Brain-Eating Amoeba After Whitewater Rafting Trip
Lauren Seitz, 18, is remembered as a compassionate music lover.
Mother Finds Touching Note After Son Dies
A mother in Georgia says after she and her husband lost their 6-year-old son, they came home to find that he had left them a special note.
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Teen Dies Of Brain-Eating Amoeba Infection He Got While Swimming
(Reuters) - A Texas teenager who contracted a rare brain-eating disease after swimming in a lake about 70 miles (110 km) north
Brain-Eating Amoeba Kills California Woman
The woman, whose identity has not been revealed by her family, reportedly started exhibiting symptoms -- including headache
Here's What Happens When An Amoeba 'Eats' The Brain
By Roni Jacobson, Scientific American
Until then, hold your nose. Last week, nine-year-old Hally Yust died after contracting a rare brain-eating amoeba infection
Zachary Reyna, Florida Boy Fighting Brain-Eating Amoeba, To Be Taken Off Life Support (VIDEO)
Zachary Reyna, 12, was knee-boarding in ditch water in Glades County when he contracted Naegleria fowleri, brain-eating amoeba
Kali Hardig: How Arkansas 12-Year-Old Survived Brain-Eating Amoeba
The doctors also tried an experimental drug, which was initially developed for breast cancer, but had shown some amoeba-killing
Zachary Reyna, Florida Boy, Fighting Brain-Eating Amoeba (VIDEO)
Kali Hardig, 12, is slowly recovering after contracting the brain-eating amoeba from an Arkansas spring in July. Hardig's
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Kali Hardig, 12-Year-Old Arkansas Girl, Struggles To Survive After Contracting Brain-Eating Parasite
"I couldn't get her fever down. She started vomiting. She'd say her head hurt really bad. She cried, and she would just look
'Brain-Eating Amoeba' Deaths May Be Linked To Tap Water Use In Neti Pots, Louisiana Officials Warn
"If you are irrigating, flushing, or rinsing your sinuses, for example, by using a neti pot, use distilled, sterile or previously
Amoeba Parasite Takes Third Victim In Past Month (UPDATED)
AP writer Stephanie Nano in New York contributed to this report. "It's very difficult to treat. Most people die from it," Ratard
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