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12 dead from Meningitis outbreak, nearly 120 sickened

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The meningitis outbreak has now hit ten states and has resulted in 12 deaths.

The Centers for Disease Control say 119 people got sick from the contaminated steroid shots. Vials of the steroid were shipped to 23 states, including Illinois, though there are still no reported cases in Illinois.

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