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The Alarming Rise of the Brain-Eating Amoeba: The Silent Killer

“The brain-eating amoeba” is an extremely rare and fatal organism. There is hardly a survival rate once infected. The technical name of the amoeba is Naegleria fowleri. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have stated that the cases are very rare, with only three cases being reported per year. The amoeba uses ...