Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://wkyufm.org en Update: Tennessee and Indiana Report New Fungal Meningitis Cases http://wkyufm.org/post/update-tennessee-and-indiana-report-new-fungal-meningitis-cases <p>The Centers for Disease Control reported seven new cases of fungal meningitis, one in Tennessee, which brings the nationwide case count to 203. The CDC added a new state to the list, New Hampshire, which reported four cases of fungal meningitis. No new deaths were reported. Sun, 14 Oct 2012 21:58:48 +0000 The Tennessean 20685 at http://wkyufm.org Update: Tennessee and Indiana Report New Fungal Meningitis Cases Tennessee Meningitis Cases Increase to 44 http://wkyufm.org/post/tennessee-meningitis-cases-increase-44 <p>The Centers for Disease Control reports that the number of rare fungal meningitis cases in Tennessee has increased by five more cases to 44, but the number of deaths in the state remains at six. Nationwide, the number of cases reported in 10 states increased to 137 cases, including 12 deaths nationwide since the outbreak was first discovered in September. Thu, 11 Oct 2012 14:05:28 +0000 Associated Press 20532 at http://wkyufm.org Tennessee Meningitis Cases Increase to 44 West Nile Case Reported in Kentucky http://wkyufm.org/post/west-nile-case-reported-kentucky <p>A central Kentucky health official says a case of human West Nile virus has been confirmed in Bourbon County. Bourbon County Health Department Director Tom Skeen told the Lexington Herald-Leader it's thought that the person contracted the illness out of state although he didn't believe it was the Dallas area. Texas, in particular Dallas, has reported 1,225 cases and 50 deaths as of last week, the largest outbreak in years. Tue, 25 Sep 2012 13:07:46 +0000 Associated Press 19720 at http://wkyufm.org