Naegleria fowleri has been found in North Monroe's and Schriever's water systems.
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“Brain Eating” Amoeba Found In 2 Louisiana Water Systems

Health officials in Louisiana recently confirmed that the so-called brain-eating amoeba, Naegleria fowleri, had been found in the municipal water systems of North Monroe and Schriever. The water is perfectly safe to drink, say experts, but people should avoid getting water in their noses. The Louisiana Department of Health, which routinely tests for the parasite,… Continue reading “Brain Eating” Amoeba Found In 2 Louisiana Water Systems