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Naegleria Fowleri Brain-Eating Amoeba In Water Killed 9 Year Old Girl

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A brain-eating amoeba that lurks in fresh water has prompted warnings from Kansas officials after it killed a 9-year-old girl.
Hally Yust was an avid water skier and spent the past few weeks swimming in several bodies of fresh water. She died last week from Naegleria fowleri, a brain-eating parasite that lives in warm, standing water.

Naegleria Fowleri Brain-Eating Amoeba In Water Killed 9 Year Old Girl

[source:cnn]

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