The Centers for Disease Control has released new numbers regarding the fungal meningitis outbreak.
There are now 170 confirmed cases, up from 137. The number of deaths has increased from 12 to 14.
In light of the new numbers, we wanted to share a bit of helpful information for you about the outbreak and help explain what you need to know.
The recent outbreak is linked to injections developed at a compounding center. So, what is that, and why are we getting medications from them?
Many of our readers have had a lot of questions about the outbreak. We've answered them here and we hope they will be helpful for you.
Here's some more information on the outbreak: