By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 10/24/2013 - 20:04
The consequences of a fungal outbreak that peaked last fall still linger for those who took a tainted steroid injection.
By Ashik Siddique | Fri, 04/19/2013 - 17:34
The deadly fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 53 Americans, caused by steroid injections tainted with the fungus Exserohilum rostratum, will soon be investigated by a Michigan grand jury.
By Martin Grens | Tue, 01/08/2013 - 12:26
The person hired to run the bankrupt pharmacy linked to a deadly U.S. meningitis outbreak is "hopelessly conflicted" and should be removed from the job, a U.S. Justice Department official said.
By Martin Grens | Mon, 12/31/2012 - 10:10
The St Joseph Mercy clinic has been at the front line of the fight against one of the biggest ever U.S. outbreaks of fungal meningitis.
By Martin Grens | Thu, 11/22/2012 - 11:27
A deadly outbreak of infections linked to tainted steroid injections is approaching 500 cases nearly two months after it began.
By Martin Grens | Fri, 11/16/2012 - 10:00
Lawmakers said they would alter the regulation of drug compounding pharmacies to prevent more crises like the recent meningitis outbreak.
By Martin Grens | Tue, 11/13/2012 - 09:36
U.S. health inspectors found bugs, a flying bird and other unsterile conditions at Ameridose LLC, an affiliate of the Massachusetts compounding pharmacy at the heart of the deadly meningitis outbreak.
By Makini Brice | Thu, 11/08/2012 - 11:22
The director of NECC was fired because he had ignored a complaint lodged against the company in July.
By Amber Moore | Tue, 11/06/2012 - 09:38
419 people across the U.S. have been infected with the deadly fungal meningitis outbreak that has already killed 30 people.
By Amber Moore | Fri, 11/02/2012 - 10:11
Bacteria were found in the recent recalled products of the New England Compounding Center that has been associated with the recent meningitis outbreak.
By Martin Grens | Sat, 10/27/2012 - 11:48
The FDA said it found "greenish black foreign matter" and other contaminants in an injectable steroid produced by the New England Compounding Center.
By Martin Grens | Sat, 10/27/2012 - 11:31
Interviews with former NECC employees and a review of internal documents and state records show how regulators failed to punish the company despite repeated violations of the rules.
By Makini Brice | Fri, 10/26/2012 - 12:01
There seems to be an end in sight for the deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak in the United States.
By Martin Grens | Thu, 10/25/2012 - 14:00
Dr. April Pettit who ordered "extra tests" on the spinal fluid of a patient is credited with unlocking the mystery of the fungal meningitis outbreak and prompting a national alert that may have saved lives.