meningitis

File photo of hospital hallway. (Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida Man Says Back Pain Drug Contained Meningitis

A Florida man is suing a Massachusetts-based drug company at the center of a fungal meningitis outbreak alleging negligence, fraud and deceptive acts in their production of a steroid he says was contaminated.

10/18/2012

File photo of a doctor drawing up a syringe.  (credit: HENNING KAISER/GettyImages)

Third Person Dies From Meningitis Outbreak

A third Floridian who contracted meningitis from a tainted steroid injection has died.

10/17/2012

File photo of syringes. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

8 Facilities In Fla. Got Tainted Pain Medicine

The Florida Department of Health on Friday identified eight facilities that received contaminated pain medicine from a Massachusetts specialty pharmacy that has been linked to a nationwide meningitis outbreak.

10/05/2012

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 934 other followers