By David Mittleman

Brain-Eating Amoeba, Naegleria fowleri

Brain-Eating Amoeba Found in Louisiana Water Supply

The so-called brain eating amoeba, Naegleria fowleri, has been in the news very frequently over the past couple of years. The most recent case involved 12-year-old Kali Hardig who survived the deadly infection and is set to return to school as regularly schedule. However, the newest reports out of Louisiana have residents in terror as it appears that the deadly amoeba has been discovered in St. Bernard Parish’s water supply.

Residents Told Not to Panic

State health officials in Louisiana confirmed the presence of the brain eating …read more