Legionella Bacteria


Fort Bend community linked to Legionnaires’ disease outbreak sued for $1 million-plus by children of resident who died

Posted on · The lawsuit, filed by the family of Antoinette Marinchak, claims the owners, operaters and developers of Bonterra of Cross Creek Ranch were negligent in allowing Legionella bacteria to form at the community clubhouse.

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CDC investigating outbreak on Galveston-based cruise ship after 300-plus become ill

Posted on · Nearly 10 percent of the passengers aboard Princess Cruises' Ruby Princess between Feb. 26 and March 5 reported symptoms including vomiting and diarrhea. Princess Cruises said the "likely" cause of the gastrointestinal illnesses was norovirus.

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Daycare, Drugs to Fight Ebola, and Sports Monday: Houston Matters for Monday, August 11, 2014

Posted on · Some parents may scramble, at times, to find child care during the summer months. For some working parents with younger children, it’s a year-round challenge. And for Houston parents who want high quality care for their child that's affordable and convenient, it can be a long and frustrating process to find day care that fits. […]