Legionnaires Disease

Legionnaires' Outbreak Kills Patient

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2012 | UK

One of the people being treated for Legionnaires' disease in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire has died today, the Health Protection Agency said. The v...

Legionnaires' Outbreak In Stoke Hospital

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.07.2012 | UK

Two people are in a critical condition after an outbreak of Legionnaires' Disease in Stoke-on-Trent. The pair are among 15 people affected by the d...

Another Legionnaires' Case Confirmed In Edinburgh

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.06.2012 | UK

Another case of Legionnaires' disease has been confirmed in an outbreak in the Scottish capital in which two people have died. The updated figures ...

Second Person Dies After Legionnaires' Outbreak

PA | Posted 14.06.2012 | UK

A second person has died after catching Legionnaires' disease in the outbreak in Edinburgh, NHS Lothian said tonight. The man, who had significant ...

Second Clean-Up Ordered After Legionnaires' Outbreak

PA | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK

The health and safety watchdog has ordered a clean-up at a second company being investigated as a possible source of an outbreak of Legionnaires' dise...

Legionnaires Cases Expected To Decrease

PA | Posted 10.06.2012 | UK

Cases of the deadly Legionnaires' disease are expected to decrease this week, but health officials say they cannot yet be sure the outbreak has reache...

Cases Of Legionnaires Disease Continue To Rise

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.08.2012 | UK

The number of confirmed and suspected cases of Legionnaires' disease has risen to 80, the Scottish Government's Health Secretary has confirmed. Th...

74 Confirmed And Suspected Cases Of Legionnaires' In Edinburgh

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.06.2012 | UK

There are now 74 confirmed and suspected cases of Legionnaires' disease amid an outbreak in the Scottish capital. It also emerged that the Health a...

More Legionnaire's Deaths 'Can't Be Ruled Out'

PA | Posted 08.06.2012 | UK

Further deaths from an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease cannot be ruled out, doctors warned, as people from further afield fell ill. There are 24 ...

Suspected Cases Of Legionnaires' Disease Increases To 37, In Addition To Confirmed 24

Huffington Post UK / PA | Posted 07.08.2012 | UK

The number of suspected cases of Legionnaires' disease in a deadly outbreak has increased to 37, the Scottish Health Secretary has said. The number...

First Fatality Of Edinburgh Legionnaires' Outbreak Named

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.06.2012 | UK

The first fatality of the Legionnaires' disease outbreak in Edinburgh has been identified as a father-of-two from the Seafield area of the city. Ro...

21 Legionnaires Cases Confirmed After Deadly Outbreak In Scotland

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK

There are now 21 confirmed cases of Legionnaires' disease following a deadly outbreak, Scottish Health Secretary Nicola Sturgeon has said. Another ...

Legionnaires Disease: The Symptoms And Causes

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK

One man has died and 15 people are in a critical condition in hospital following an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in Edinburgh. A further 15 peopl...

Scottish Cases Of Legionnaires' Disease 'To Continue Rising'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK

The number of people who have contracted Legionnaires' disease is expected to continue rising until the weekend following a deadly outbreak in Edinbur...

Man Dies After Legionnaires Outbreak

PA | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK

One man has died and 16 people are in a critical condition in hospital following an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease. A further 15 suspected cases...

Legionnaires' Disease Linked To Corfu

PA | Posted 07.12.2011 | UK

The Health Protection Agency (HPA) has launched an investigation into a cluster of cases of Legionnaires' disease in people who have been to Corfu. ...