Jul
24
2014
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Legionella bacteria

The Forsyth County Health Department in North Carolina is still working with the staff at Oak Forest Health and Rehabilitation in an investigation regarding the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak that began earlier this month.

According to a press release, no new cases have been identified and the total count remains at six affected persons.  All six are either recovering or have fully recovered from their illness.

Testing is ongoing to monitor the Legionella bacteria levels in the facility.

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