That's freaky. So the amoeba swims in through the ear and infects the brain?
Last week, 9-year-old Jack Ariola Erenberg was swimming in the warm waters of Lily Lake near his home in Stillwater, Minnesota. Days later he was dead, his brain ravaged by primary amoebic meningoencephalitis, an infection caused by a microscopic amoeba.
Originally posted by lcbjr1979
reply to post by Juggernog
Yeah, and I have heard of stories like this in the past. This one just hit me hard because my daughter has been there. It scared the hell out of me.