Health officials reported today that seven people have died in a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at an Illinois veterans home. Thirty two others have been sickened by the respiratory illness in Quincy, Illinois. This follows a recent outbreak in New York City that killed a dozen people. Include the following visualization in your coverage to showcase a timeline of Legionnaires’ disease outbreaks. We’ve also included a U.S. map that displays the number of Legionnaires’ disease cases in 2015.
Data Curated by healthgrove.com