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Outbreak of Legionnaires’ Disease in the South Bronx Claims 10 Lives

Photo Credit: James Keivom/New York Daily News As of August 9th, 2015, an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in the South Bronx infected at least 100 people and claimed 10 lives, mostly among the elderly. The cause of the outbreak was traced to water-cooling towers infected with Legionnaires’ disease bacteria, or LSB. Several cooling towers tested […]

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How Toxins Enter Your Well Water and What You Can Do About It

Because it enters your home without being treated by municipal filtration systems, well water is especially vulnerable to contaminants. Unfortunately, many people fail to recognize how easy it is for outside forces to infiltrate their water supplies. Pelican Water has made new cartoon which we hope illustrates this problem in a fun and informative way. […]