(credit: istock)

14 Charged For Roles In Meningitis Outbreak

More than 750 people in 20 states were sickened and 64 died after they contracted fungal meningitis and other illnesses from tainted steroids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2014

(credit: istock)

Michigan, Feds To Coordinate Meningitis Probes

A national investigation of tainted steroids that infected hundreds of people with meningitis remains “very active.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/25/2013

Bacterial Meningitis Kills Michigan Elementary School Cook

Deborah Geiersbach, 50, died Saturday in Bay County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2013

South Lyon Schools Reports Case Of Bacterial Meningitis

An Oakland County student is being treated for bacterial meningitis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2013

Mich. AG Seeks Criminal Probe Of Meningitis Deaths

Bill Schuette filed a request with the Michigan Court of Appeals for a rare, four-county grand jury to conduct a confidential probe.


(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images-File)

17th Death Linked To Steroids Reported In Michigan

Michigan health officials say an 80-year-old Traverse City-area man is 17th person from the state to die as a result of contaminated steroids supplied by a Massachusetts pharmaceutical company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2013


Another Mich. Meningitis Death Linked To Tainted Steroids

Another Michigan resident has died of complications from the nationwide meningitis outbreak.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2013

Michigan Reports 239 Infections Linked To Steroids

Authorities say the number of meningitis and other infections linked to contaminated steroids has risen to 239 in Michigan. That includes 14 deaths.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2013

Michigan Reports 14th Death Linked To Steroid Injection

Another person in Michigan has died as a result of tainted steroid shots that caused everything from meningitis to serious fungal infections.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2013

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images-File)

Michigan Cases Tied To Meningitis Outbreak Hit 227

A national outbreak of fungal meningitis linked to contaminated steroids has affected at least 227 people in Michigan, an increase of seven in the past week. The number of deaths remains unchanged at 13.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2012