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  1. Local man loses leg to flesh-eating bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WJRT

    A local man is stuck in a Dallas-area hospital in critical condition, after contracting a flesh-eating bacteria. Now, his family is urgently trying their best to bring him home.

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  2. A poor man's heroinRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The Seacoast, like many other areas of the country, has a serious heroin problem, but a new version of a drug that recently began appearing in the United States threatens to deliver a whole new nightmare. Krokodil is cheaper than heroin, but its side effects are being compared to a flesh-eating bacteria, and it has been referred to as the world's deadliest drug.

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  3. Florida armadillos are responsible for an increase in leprosy casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Mississippi Press

    As if flesh-eating bacteria wasn't enough, now Floridians are asked to avoid contact with armadillos because the little animals are spreading leprosy. According to WJAX, nine cases of leprosy have been reported in the Sunshine State already this year, while most of the time only 10 cases are reported throughout the whole year.

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  4. Understanding facts about flesh-eating bacteria 26 minutes ago T he...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    T he dog days of summer are here, and with them come reports of illnesses and deaths caused by Vibrio vulnificus, nicknamed the "flesh-eating bacteria." As a marine biologist, I find myself getting frustrated when I read media reports of people infected by V. vulnificus because they often leave the reader with a sense of panic and the idea that our beaches are not safe.

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  5. Ahoy! Anybody out there: Mankind's giant leap in search of ETRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Hindustan Times

    "Somewhere in the cosmos, perhaps, intelligent life may be watching these lights of ours, aware of what they mean. Or do our lights wander a lifeless cosmos -- unseen beacons, announcing that here, on one rock, the Universe discovered its existence.

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  6. Back to School: 2015-16 Calendar in Gwinnett CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Patch.com

    Code Orange means air quality in Dacula and the rest of metro Atlanta could be unhealthy for sensitive groups Monday afternoon, evening. Martinez, who had several amputations due to flesh-eating bacteria, is now being treated at an Augusta hospital, her husband said.

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  7. From Mayor's Desk, New Look for Shopping Center, Cindy Martinez Update: Top PostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Patch.com

    Martinez, who had several amputations due to flesh-eating bacteria, is now being treated at an Augusta hospital, her husband said. Plus, Georgia's jobless rate is the lowest's been in seven years and a former animal control officer faces cruelty charges.

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  8. Thousands raised for woman battling flesh-eating bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | WSOCTV

    David Martinez, also a Marine, was immensely grateful for the generosity of friends and strangers who showed up for Saturday's event. Hundreds opened up their hearts and their wallets Saturday night to help a Gwinnett police officer whose wife is battling a flesh-eating bacteria .

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  9. Cindy Martinez Continues Battle; Here's How to HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Patch.com

    Martinez, who had several amputations due to flesh-eating bacteria, is now being treated at an Augusta hospital, her husband said. Cindy Martinez, the Gwinnett County mother of two who had several amputations last month due to a flesh-eating bacteria, is continuing her recovery at a hospital in Augusta, her husband said Friday in a brief update on her condition.

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  10. New amputations for woman fighting flesh-eating bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | WFTV Orlando

    The Gwinnett County Marine veteran recovering from her battle with a flesh-eating bacteria recently underwent additional amputations, her husband announced Friday. Cindy Martinez has been hospitalized since Memorial Day, when her husband David - a Gwinnett County police officer - took her to Gwinnett Medical Center and the couple learned that she had contracted necrotizing fasciitis.

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  11. Mother with flesh-eating bacteria movedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | MyFoxAtlanta

    In a post on Facebook, her husband says she's still being monitored closely. He says Cindy's legs both had to be amputated below the knees. Her right arm was amputated above the elbow. All the fingers on her left hand were also amputated. Her husband says all the amputations are healing well.

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  12. 'Amputations Appear to be Healing' for Gwinnett Mom Battling Flesh-Eating BacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Patch.com

    Cindy Martinez, who had several amputations last month due to the bacteria, has been transferred to an Augusta hospital, her husband said. Cindy Martinez, the Gwinnett County mother of two who had several amputations last month due to a flesh-eating bacteria, is continuing her recovery at a hospital in Augusta, her husband said Friday in a brief update on her condition.

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  13. Summer Health Safety Tips for TeensRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Teen Vogue

    They say that during summertime, the livin's easy…but here's a friendly reminder to not let your guard down too much. There's plenty that can go wrong if you're not careful, especially during the dog days.

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  14. Diary of a mad, fat Puerto Rican Woman leaving the islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Feministing

    Let me begin by stating a fact that has taken me years to get over. I am a fat Puerto Rican woman.

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  15. Scientists Find New Variant of Streptococcal BacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Infection Control Today

    This is streptococcus under the microscope. Image courtesy of Nicola N Lynskey, Imperial College London/David Goulding, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute.

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  16. Scientists find new variant of streptococcal bacteria causing severe infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Medical News Today

    Scientists have discovered a new variant of streptococcal bacteria that has contributed to a rise in disease cases in the UK over the last 17 years. Group A streptococcus causes around 600 million infections per year worldwide.

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  17. Scientists discover new variant of streptococcal bacteria that contributes to severe infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Medical News

    Scientists have discovered a new variant of streptococcal bacteria that has contributed to a rise in disease cases in the UK over the last 17 years. Group A streptococcus causes around 600 million infections per year worldwide.

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  18. Saltwater bacteria rare, but can be deadly 22 minutes ago Bill...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | The Victoria Advocate

    On a clear evening in June, Gwynn strolled along a jetty in Corpus Christi staring up at the moon. He stepped on a piece of moss and slipped into the water.

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    Tuesday Jul 14 | This Is Somerset

    A terrifying new strain of flesh-eating bug that kills one in four of those it invasively infects is spreading around the world, evidence suggests. The group A streptococcus bacteria have caused a sharp rise in skin and throat infections in the UK over the past 17 years.

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  20. Two dozen surgeries later, Lee's Summit police officer walks out of hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | KCTV5

    A Lee's Summit police officer who nearly died after battling a flesh-eating bacteria left the hospital on Monday to cheers and applause.

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