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Health Officials Say 2 Men Died of Malaria in Springfield

Cerebral malaria was the cause of death for two men from South Africa whose bodies were found at a southwest Missouri motel where they had stopped during a motorcycle trip.



Health Officials: 23 Cases of Mumps in Champaign-Urbana

Health officials say an outbreak of mumps among University of Illinois students could continue to grow.


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Local Disease Specialist on the First U.S. MERS Case

Symptoms include fever and trouble breathing, and especially any exposure to the Middle East or contact with someone who has been there.


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Health Officials Still Unsure What Sickened Jefferson City Convention

It was a meeting of the Missouri Coroners and Medical Examiners Association at the Truman Hotel and Convention Center.


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