Legionella

11th October 2017

Nottingham resident gets legionnaires’ disease after hotel stay

A Nottingham resident has contracted a rare but potentially life-threatening disease from staying in a hotel room. The guest, who has not been named, was diagnosed […]
4th October 2017

How did Legionnaires’ disease get its name?

Legionnaires‘ disease acquired its name in 1976 after an outbreak of pneumonia occurred among people attending the American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Later, the bacterium causing the illness […]
12th January 2016

Fun Facts About Water

It takes 200,000,000 litres per second to grow food for the planet Human blood is 83% water Over 90% of the world’s supply of fresh water […]
24th September 2015

10 Now Dead In NYC Legionnaires’ Outbreak

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday the number of cases of the serious lung infection is up to 100. Officials said earlier this week that […]