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Meningitis outbreak reaches 377 illnesses, 29 dead

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention totals 377 illnesses and 29 deaths related to the meningitis outbreak.

Meningitis outbreak expands; deaths continue

The Center for Disease Control reports there are 233 cases of fungal meningitis and 15 deaths across 15 states.

13,000 got steroid shots; risk uncertain

NEW YORK — As many as 13,000 people received steroid shots suspected in a national meningitis outbreak, health officials said Monday. But it’s not clear how many are in danger. Officials ...