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HEALTH: Brain eating Amoeba found in Louisiana water supply

A deadly brain eating Amoeba has been found in a Louisiana water supply.

Officials are cautioning people to be careful.
The Louisiana Department of Health says the Amoeba was found in the water system of St. John the Baptist parish.
   
The microscopic Amoeba can be deadly if contaminated water travels through the nose to the brain.
Officials say the Amoeba cannot be contracted from drinking contaminated water.

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