Brainerd Diarrhea
PITSfounder

Torrance, CA

#1 Apr 20, 2009
Brainerd diarrhea is a disease named after the town where the first outbreak was reported in 1983 when 122 residents became ill. The disease is characterized by acute onset of diarrhea lasting weeks and sometimes months. The cause of Brainerd diarrhea has not been found although there is a possibility it is caused by a chemical toxin. There is no known curative treatment. Of the 10 reported outbreaks since 1983, nine have been in the United States. All three Minnesota residents who died this year reportedly from salmonella lived in Good Samaritan Village in Brainerd. Perhaps they didn't die from eating contaminated peanuts but from toxins in the soil and/or water where they lived. Does anyone have information on contaminated drinking water and/or outbreaks of gastrointestinal illnesses in Brainerd?

Since: Apr 09

Minneapolis, MN

#2 May 7, 2009
that hurts thr arse
PITSfounder

Torrance, CA

#3 May 7, 2009
Hello Capt. Jack. Do you have any information on contamination in Brainerd? Would you or anyone else like to investigate whether there's a closed dump near Good Samaritan Village?
big botty

Minneapolis, MN

#4 May 23, 2013
hi suckers

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Brainerd Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
snapchat names (Nov '14) Nov '14 frank74851 1
News Minnesota veteran treats service dog incident a... (Jul '14) Jul '14 Navy Guy 1
Debate: Gay Marriage - Brainerd, MN (Jan '12) Jul '14 sherry 15
looking for alicia moe (Jun '14) Jun '14 looking for alici... 1
News Judge approves forfeiture of car, despite not g... (May '14) May '14 David Shipp 1
News Little Falls: Fund established for families of ... (Dec '12) Apr '14 UNKNOWN NAME 4
looking for biological father... (Mar '14) Mar '14 amy 1
More from around the web

Brainerd People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE

Personal Finance

Mortgages [ See current mortgage rates ]