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Pharmacy in 2012 US meningitis outbreak to pay victims US$200 million  

from Channel NewsAsia, May 2015

BOSTON: The now-defunct Massachusetts pharmacy behind a deadly 2012 meningitis outbreak that killed at least 64 people will pay out US$200 million to its victims and creditors under a bankruptcy reorganization plan approved on Tuesday. 339 more words


May 21st, 2015

I woke up around 10,or 11 and made burritos for breakfast. I quickly got ready and headed out to t have my final tuberculosis test read. 290 more words

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Getting Vaccinated: Meningococcal Disease in Georgia and Maryland High Schools

Bacterial meningitis is a result of pathogens H. influenzae, S. pneumoniae, L. monocytogenes or N.meningitidis. These pathogens infiltrate the host central nervous system (CNS) and cause inflammation. 735 more words

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Patient Sues Blue Bell Over Sickness

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AUSTIN (AP) – An ex-Houston resident who says he contracted listeria-related meningitis after eating Blue Bell ice cream has sued the company. 127 more words


Judge approves $200M settlement in 2012 meningitis outbreak

BOSTON (AP) – A bankruptcy judge has approved a $200 million plan to compensate victims of a 2012 meningitis outbreak caused by a now-closed Massachusetts pharmacy… 102 more words


Judge OKs $200M meningitis settlement

(WLNS) – Financial relief is on its way for victims of a deadly fungal meningitis outbreak in 2012.

A bankruptcy judge approved a $200 million compensation plan. 37 more words