Flesh-eating bacteria? Rumors are unconfirmed
This summer has been rife with reports of vacationers contracting flesh-eating bacteria, usually in Florida.
Aug 03, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More
Florida Man Hospitalized by 'Flesh-eating' Bacteria: 'If I Didn't Get Treatment, I'd Probably Be Dead'
A veteran Florida fisherman hospitalized by so-called "flesh-eating" bacteria says he feels lucky to be alive, having feared the infection could have killed him.
Aug 01, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More
Florida student contracts flesh-eating bacteria on spring break
Daniel Lively scraped his calf on a nail on a dock of St. Johns River in March during his spring break.
Aug 01, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More
Another case of flesh-eating bacteria sends Tarpon Springs fisherman to the hospital
Necrotizing fasciitis is somewhat rare, but it's called.
Jul 31, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More
Yes, Flesh-Eating Bacteria Is in the Ocean – but It Doesn’t Mean You’ll Die
The warmer the warm, the more flesh-eating bacteria, also known as Vibrio vulnificus, that live in the ocean. But most news reports tend to focus on people dying…
Jul 31, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More
More Flesh-Eating Bacteria Cases in the Gulf of Mexico and Elsewhere Are Likely Because of Climate Change
More than half a dozen cases of flesh-eating bacteria, including three that were fatal, have been linked to the Gulf of Mexico in the past several months.
Jul 30, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More
Florida Man, 68, ‘Grateful To Be Alive’ after Contracting Flesh-Eating Bacteria on His Buttocks
Mike O'Grady first noticed a boil on his backside after returning from a trip to the Florida Panhandle.
Jul 29, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More
Man Dies From Brain-Eating Bacteria After Going Swimming: How To Avoid It
It sounds terrifying, but the bacteria is avoidable. A North Carolina man died from a brain-eating bacteria after going swimming in lake waterpark earlier this…
Jul 27, 2019 13:33 UTC Read More
Woman, 50, got flesh-eating bacteria while attending Coachella after she cut her leg shaving
Mona Rackauckus, 50, of California, said she came down with flu-like symptoms and redness on her leg 48 hours after attending Coachella and it turned out to…
Jul 27, 2019 04:06 UTC Read More
Virginia woman infected with flesh-eating bacteria at Norfolk beach
A Virginia woman was infected with a flesh-eating bacteria after swimming at a beach. Her vacation turned sour as she was recommended immediate surgery.
Jul 27, 2019 03:48 UTC Read More
Can a simple shot at the doctor lead to flesh-eating bacteria? Here’s how to stay safe
Florida man Mike O'Grady swam in the Gulf of Mexico after getting a shot for pain. Necrotizing fasciitis “flesh eating” bacteria had an entry point. University of…
Jul 26, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More
Brain-Eating Amoeba vs Flesh-Eating Bacteria: You Can Get Both From Swimming and Both Can Be Deadly
GREENSBORO, N.C. — You can get both from swimming and both are potentially dangerous, but here's what you should know about brain-eating amoeba and…
Jul 26, 2019 01:50 UTC Read More
Woman hospitalized a year ago recalls flesh eating bacteria
Christin Lipinski uses her experience to help others who are undergoing similar situations.
Jul 26, 2019 00:37 UTC Read More
This Is One Big Reason Flesh-Eating Bacteria May Be On The Rise
Nope, you're not the only one who keeps hearing about freaky flesh-eating bacteria. Learn how warmer waters may be causing these pathogens to proliferate.
Jul 25, 2019 08:46 UTC Read More
Flesh-eating bacteria hits Thai hospital
Thailand's Nan Hospital said on Wednesday that 25 cases of flesh eating bacteria, necrotising fasciitis, was diagnosed in July, with one patient se...
Jul 24, 2019 22:37 UTC Read More
Doctor saves Citrus County man’s life after flesh-eating bacteria scare
CITRUS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – It's another case of flesh-eating bacteria in our area. A Citrus County man is recovering from flesh-eating bacteria that attacked…
Jul 24, 2019 22:26 UTC Read More
Father's Death Prompts Family to Warn of Flesh-Eating Bacteria
SAN MARCOS, Texas -- A San Marcos man died last month because of a rare flesh-eating bacteria he caught while fishing on the Texas coast. Now, his family…
Jul 24, 2019 11:34 UTC Read More
Texas man, 78, dies from flesh-eating bacteria after battling infection for 2 weeks
A 78-year-old Texas man died nearly two weeks after contracting a flesh-eating bacteria infection while on a fishing trip with family. His daughter said Jerry…
Jul 24, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More
Hutto man gets flesh-eating bacteria on Texas coast
A Hutto man contracted the flesh-eating bacteria Vibrio during a fishing trip at the Texas coast on Father's Day weekend. He remains in the hospital.
Jul 23, 2019 23:17 UTC Read More
Feces & flesh-eating bacteria: Study reveals shocking levels of contamination at America's beaches
Americans may want to think twice before that next summer swim. Many of the country's idyllic beaches conceal a filthy secret below the sand and waves:…
Jul 23, 2019 16:43 UTC Read More
People in Myrtle Beach worry about flesh eating bacteria, want more from state officials
With a recent lawsuit from a woman claiming to have contracted flesh-eating bacteria in a Myrtle Beach swimming pool, people in the area are wondering what…
Jul 23, 2019 02:44 UTC Read More
Woman sues water park after allegedly contracting flesh-eating bacteria
A South Carolina woman is suing a Myrtle Beach water park, contending she contracted necrotizing fasciitis or flesh-eating bacteria after scraping her arm on the…
Jul 22, 2019 23:18 UTC Read More
Bronx girl, 7, who lost an arm to flesh-eating bacteria after swimming in hotel pool is on the mend
Amillian 'Mimi' Villa, seven, from The Bronx, New York, was diagnosed with an infection of group A Streptococcus, the leading cause of necrotizing fasciitis in…
Jul 22, 2019 22:17 UTC Read More
artificial intelligence mental health virtual reality stock market machine learning health care black hole health officials dow jones climate change cloud computing iphone 11 pro china trade edge computing blood pressure united states weight loss personal finance wall street cancer risk san francisco trade war elon musk ghost recon breakpoint jim cramer untitled goose game red meat samsung galaxy study finds untitled goose apple watch key players microsoft surface quantum computing quantum supremacy trade talks
The information forward from this site may be provided by third parties. We will not be responsible with outside links, contents from source of information, methods of using, using or consequence of contents with users. All direct or indirect risk related to use of this site is borne entirely by you, the user.
We use advertising companies as Google AdSense, to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, see https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads.