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Summit Greens Spa Focus of Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak Investigation in Clermont, FL

Three cases of Legionnaires’ disease are associated with the pool and spa at Summit Greens, a residential community for people 55 and over, located in Clermont, FL, just outside of Orlando. There are over 700 homes, according to the Florida…

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Legionnaires’ Disease: 3 L.A. Fitness Gyms in Orlando and Ocoee Investigated

Our law firm represents people diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease. In Florida, there are at least seven people sickened after visiting one of three L.A. Fitness gyms in Orange County, according to the Florida Department of Health (FDH): 4792 South Kirkman Road,…

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5 Sickened by Legionnaires’ Disease at The Seton Square East Complex in Reynoldsburg, OH

Five of the one hundred residents of a low-income apartment complex in Reynoldsburg, Ohio have contracted Legionnaire’s Disease, a severe form of pneumonia that is particularly dangerous to the elderly, smokers, and those with underlying medical conditions like diabetes, COPD,…

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L.A. Fitness in Ocoee, Florida, Associated with Legionnaires’ Disease Cases

Three people who visited the L.A. Fitness gym at 1560 E. Silver Star Road, Ocoee, Florida, contracted Legionnaires’ disease, a severe form of pneumonia, according to the Florida Department of Health, Orange County.  This was the “common exposure” for the…

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NorthPointe Health Centre Resident Dies from Legionnaire’s Disease in Fresno, CA

A resident at NorthPointe Health Centre in Fresno County, California has died from Legionnaire’s disease, a severe but highly preventable form of pneumonia. NorthPointe Health Centre is located on East Bullard Avenue in Fresno. Fresno County health officials began investigating…

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Legionnaire’s Disease Case Confirmed at Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton, WA

The water systems of Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton, Washington are being treated for a proliferation of Legionella pneumonia bacteria after a hospital patient was diagnosed in mid-December of 2017 with Legionnaire’s Disease. Harrison Medical Center is a subsidiary of…

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Resident Sickened with Legionnaire’s Disease at Country Meadows Retirement Community

The Country Meadows retirement community in Frederick County, Maryland is testing its water systems after a resident there was diagnosed with Legionnaire’s disease approximately two weeks ago. Legionnaire’s disease (also called legionellosis) is a severe form of pneumonia which is…

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Legionnella Pneumonia Bacteria Reproliferates at VA Pittsburgh

Dangerous Legionella pneumonia bacteria have once again proliferated at the VA Pittsburgh, a facility plagued with a history of fatal Legionnaires’ disease cases. Legionnaires’ disease (also known as legionellosis) is a severe form of pneumonia that can be fatal in…

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Legionella-infected Pool and Spa Still Closed at L.A. Fitness Center in Garden City Park, NY

A pool and spa at an L.A. Fitness Center in Nassau County, New York remain closed to the public a month after one (and possibly two) cases of Legionnaires’ disease were attributed to the gym late last year. According to Mary…

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The Legionnaires’ Disease Threat From Public Hot Tubs

A new scientific study by Japanese researchers lends force to the increasing realization by state health departments that building owners must be proactive and vigilant in testing water features like hot tubs, baths, and showers for Legionella pneumonia bacteria. The…

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Legionnaires’ Disease Diagnosed at Horizon Health Center in Fresno, CA

A resident at Horizon Health & Subacute Center, a 180-bed nursing home in Northeast Fresno, California, has been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease, a dangerous form of pneumonia that is often deadly when it strikes within acute care and senior living…

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Legionnaires’ Disease Investigation Ongoing at The Brielle at Seaview in Staten Island, NY

A senior assisted living community, The Brielle at Seaview, has banned showers at its primary facility after a resident contracted Legionnaires’ Disease in November of 2016. Located on Staten Island, New York, this non-profit assisted living and memory care provider…