Posts Tagged ‘legionnaires disease’

  • Considering a hot tub birth?

    Nov 7, 17 • General Interest, HealthNo Comments
    Considering a hot tub birth?

    Water births have become increasingly popular among women looking at alternative birthing options. While study data indicates water immersion is offered in more than 60 per cent of births, a case report published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) is highlighting a risk. “Canadian Baby Suffers Multiple Organ Failure After Hot Tub Birth” It’s a
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  • Playboy’s Killer Hot Tub?

    Apr 28, 11 • CelebrityNo Comments
    Playboy’s Killer Hot Tub?

    You have to hand it to Playboy founder Hugh Heffner – never a dull moment at his parties. At one of the recent parties at the Playboy Mansion, over 120 guests were treated to the sometimes deadly Legionnaire’s Disease. Los Angeles County public health inspectors report that legionella bacteria was found in the famous Grotto
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