Deadly ‘brain-eating amoeba’ has expanded its range northward

Deadly “brain-eating amoeba” infections have historically occurred in the Southern United States. But cases have been appearing farther north in recent years, likely because of climate change, a new study finds. The study researchers, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), examined cases of this brain-eating amoeba, known as Naegleria fowleri, over a […]