tennessee meningitis deaths http://wmot.org en New Meningitis Warnings from State Department of Health http://wmot.org/post/new-meningitis-warnings-state-department-health <p><span style='line-height: 200%; font-family: "Arial","sans-serif"; font-size: 14pt;'>NASHVILLE, <span style="color: red;">Tenn</span>. (AP) — Tennessee health officials are once again alerting patients who received tainted steroid injections after finding that some have abscesses at the injection site that could lead to fungal meningitis.</span></p> Thu, 06 Dec 2012 18:14:56 +0000 Associated Press 18537 at http://wmot.org New Meningitis Warnings from State Department of Health 900 More Tennesseans At Risk from Tainted Injections http://wmot.org/post/900-more-tennesseans-risk-tainted-injections <p><span style='line-height: 200%; font-family: "Arial","sans-serif"; font-size: 14pt;'>NASHVILLE, <span style="color: red;">Tenn</span>. (AP) — Tennessee health officials will start contacting hundreds of people who received steroid injections for back pain linked to a fungal meningitis outbreak to warn them about another infection.</span></p> Thu, 22 Nov 2012 13:35:12 +0000 Associated Press 18094 at http://wmot.org 900 More Tennesseans At Risk from Tainted Injections Another Meningitis Death Reported in Tenn. http://wmot.org/post/another-meningitis-death-reported-tenn <p style="line-height: 200%;"><span style='line-height: 200%; font-family: "Arial","sans-serif"; font-size: 14pt;'>NASHVILLE, <span style="color: red;">Tenn</span>. (AP) — Another person has died in Tennessee from a fungal meningitis outbreak caused by contaminated steroid injections for back pain.</span></p><p style="line-height: 200%;"><span style='line-height: 200%; font-family: "Arial","sans-serif"; font-size: 14pt;'>The State Department of Health says a total of 74 people who received the injections in Tennessee have been sickened and 10 of them have died.</span></p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 18:45:57 +0000 Associated Press 17187 at http://wmot.org