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NC officials confirm 3rd death from Legionnaires’ disease

North Carolina health officials say a third person has died from an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease linked to a hot tub display at a fair.

North Carolina confirms 2nd death from Legionnaires’ disease

North Carolina health officials have confirmed a second death from Legionnaires' disease linked to a hot tub display at a fair.

Report: Hot tub displays likely caused Legionnaires’ cases

North Carolina health officials say hot tub displays inside a building at a fair are likely to blame for an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease last month.

North Carolina fair bans mist fans as health measure

A North Carolina fair is banning the use of hand-held mist fans to guard against an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease like the one that happened at another fair last month.
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Health officials: Legionnaire’s disease patient toll at 116

Health officials in North Carolina say 116 people have been diagnosed with Legionnaire’s disease since an outbreak was reported in September.

GlaxoSmithKline to reopen plant where Legionnaires’ found

Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline plans to resume operations at a North Carolina plant that closed after discovery of bacteria that cause Legionnaires' disease, a potentially fatal form of pneumonia.

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