Health officials have confirmed that a fungus behind a meningitis outbreak has also been found in unopened vials of steroid medication.
A recall of peanut butter has expanded to include all peanuts from Sunland Inc.
A 15th person has died in the nationwide outbreak of a rare fungal meningitis linked to a Framingham pharmacy.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Friday that the number of cases of rare fungal meningitis nationwide has increased to 184 with 14 deaths.
There are now 14 deaths in 11 states linked to the outbreak, the CDC announced Thursday afternoon.
As many as 13,000 people received tainted epidural steroid injections manufactured at a Framingham compounding pharmacy according to the Centers for Disease Control.
The pharmacy that distributed a steroid linked to an outbreak of fungal meningitis has issued a voluntary recall of all of its products, calling the move a precautionary measure.
Health officials say they have now confirmed more than 90 cases of a rare fungal meningitis that has been linked to a steroid commonly used to ease back pain.
Think your teen would never text while driving? More than half of high school seniors admitted in a government survey that they’ve done just that.
The Centers for Disease Control is investigating a salmonella outbreak possibly related to products from Diamond Pet Foods.