Aug
28
2013
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Plymouth Legionnaires

A case of Legionnaires’ Disease has been confirmed in Plymouth, a city in Devon, England.  The source of the illness is currently being investigated, but so far it seems to be a single, isolated case.  The disease is relatively rare in the United Kingdom; in 2010, there were 359 reported cases in England and Wales, which resulted in 38 deaths.

For more information about this story, please visit http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-devon-23862022

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