Death toll now at 19 in deadly fungal meningitis outbreak

The numbers are up again in the deadly fungal meningitis outbreak. The Centers for Disease Control reports 19 people have died up four from Tuesday, October 16th and 245 have been infected.

Federal investigators raided the New England Compounding Center, or NECC, in Boston to search the facilities.

It’s the pharmacy that made contaminated steroids linked to the outbreak.

The feds say more issues have been reported with drugs produced by the company.

The center recalled all its drugs, and says it’s cooperating with authorities.

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