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A rare case of brain-eating amoeba has been confirmed in Florida. Officials are telling residents to take precautions with tap water and to swim with nose clips.

A Florida resident was infected with a dangerous brain-eating amoeba. This amoeba is rare, with only 34 infections confirmed in America from 2009 to 2018. The Florida Department of Health warned residents of Hillsborough County, which includes Tampa, to avoid nasal contact with tap water and to avoid swimming in […]
A rare case of brain-eating amoeba has been confirmed in Florida. Officials are telling residents to take precautions with tap water and to swim with nose clips.