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Meningitis outbreak victims speak at pharmacist sentencing

BOSTON/January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Victims of the 2012 meningitis outbreak and their family members are describing the pain and suffering they experienced because of the contaminated drugs. The victims spoke Wednesday during the sentencing hearing in federal court in Boston for pharmacist Glenn Chin, who was convicted of racketeering and mail fraud for his role in … Continue reading Meningitis outbreak victims speak at pharmacist sentencing

British medical heroes deploying to combat deadly diphtheria outbreak in Bangladesh

More than 40 British doctors, nurses and firefighters from the UK’s Emergency Medical Team are going to Bangladesh to treat the disease. December 27, 2017 (STL.News) More than 40 British doctors, nurses and firefighters from the UK’s Emergency Medical Team (EMT) are making their way to Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh to save thousands of lives at … Continue reading British medical heroes deploying to combat deadly diphtheria outbreak in Bangladesh