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Legionnaires’ Disease Strikes Washington Heights Again, 16 Ill, 1 Dead

For the second time this year, a Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak has struck New York City’s Washington Heights neighborhood, according to the city’s health department. At least 16 people have been sickened one of whom has died. Seven people remain hospitalized. In July 2018,…

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Sioux Falls, SD Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak Kills 1, Hospitalizes 14

Fourteen people have been hospitalized and one of them has died in a Legionnaire’s disease outbreak in Sioux Falls, SD. Those sickened, who range in age from 36 to 80, live in or visited Sioux Falls prior to getting sick. Legionnaires’ disease,…

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New Hampshire Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak Leaves 11 Sick, 1 Dead

A New Hampshire Legionnaires’ disease outbreak has sickened 12 people killing one of them. Health officials and Legionnaires’ Disease lawyers investigating the outbreak are eyeing the hot tubs at two hotels -the Sands Resort and the Harris Sea Ranch Motel, as…

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Washington Heights Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak in NYC: 18 Sick, 1 Dead

A Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York City has sickened 18 people, killing one of them, according to city health officials. Seven people remain hospitalized. The Legionnaires’ disease attorneys at Pritzker Hageman represent clients nationwide…

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Four Seasons Palm Springs Legionnaires’ Outbreak, Lawyers Investigate

The Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at the Four Seasons 55+ community in Palm Springs, California is being investigated by noted Legionnaires’ disease lawyer Fred Pritzker. Pritzker is founding partner of Pritzker Hageman which, as one of the few law firms in…

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Wayne State University Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

Three people working on the Wayne State Univesity campus in Detroit have contracted Legionnaires’ disease, according to campus official and the Detroit Health Department. Legionnaires’ disease is a severe form of pneumonia that is spread when water droplets contaminated with…

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Columbus VA Clinic Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak, Lawyers Investigate

Pritzker Hageman law firm is investigating a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at the Chalmers P. Wylie VA Ambulatory Care Center in Columbus. Contact our Legionnaires’ disease lawyers toll-free at 1(888) 377-8900 or reach us online for a free consultation about your illness. Columbus VA…

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Bronx Legionnaires’ Outbreak Strikes Co-Op City, Again, 1 Dead

One person has died and two others have been hospitalized in an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in Co-op City in the Bronx- the same neighborhood where an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease killed 12 people and sickened more than 100 others…

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Water Oak Country Club Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak Sickens 2

A Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at Water Oak Country Club in Lady Lake, FL has sickened two people. Health officials say they traced the source of the outbreak to Legionella bacteria in the water in the hot tub at the clubhouse.…

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Highland Springs Senior Living Resident Diagnosed with Legionnaires’ Disease

A resident of Highland Springs Senior Living in Dallas, Texas, contracted Legionnaires’ disease, a severe form of pneumonia that is caused by breathing in water particles contaminated with Legionella bacteria. The Collin County Department of Health informed Highland Springs Senior…

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Legionnaires’ Disease in Florida: IslandWalk Pool, Spa Implicated

A Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in Florida has been connected to a pool and spa at IslandWalk at the West Villages in North Port, Florida. IslandWalk is a new residential community with two outdoor pools, a “tropical resort pool” and a…

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Legionellosis Returns to Brooke Army Medical Center in Texas; Outbreak Declared

A  third staff member who works in Building 15 at Brooke Army Medical Center at Fort Sam Houston, Texas has been diagnosed as being infected with Legionella pneumonia bacteria. Two other civilian staffers who worked in this building, a medical clinic,…