meningitis http://apr.org en 2 Alabamians Who Got Injections Showing Symptoms http://apr.org/post/2-alabamians-who-got-injections-showing-symptoms Alabama health officials have contacted four of the six additional Alabamians who received injections of steroid medicine from a specialty pharmacy linked to a meningitis outbreak. The state's deputy director of medical affairs, Dr. Tom Miller, said Wednesday that two are fine. Two are showing symptoms and will be seen by their physician to see if the symptoms are ordinary or something more serious. The Department of Public Health is trying to reach the other two patients. Wed, 17 Oct 2012 22:30:51 +0000 The Associated Press 19417 at http://apr.org 2 Alabamians Who Got Injections Showing Symptoms 13 Alabamians Exposed To Recalled Injections http://apr.org/post/13-alabamians-exposed-recalled-injections State Health Officer Don Williamson says 13 Alabamians were injected with the steroid medicine from a specialty pharmacy linked to a meningitis outbreak. Williamson says six were injected in Tennessee and seven in Florida. Alabama did not receive any of the original batch of recalled injections from New England Compounding Center, but Alabamians were exposed because they received treatment in neighboring states that did receive shipments. The company has recalled its other products as a precaution. Tue, 16 Oct 2012 15:27:44 +0000 The Associated Press 19322 at http://apr.org 13 Alabamians Exposed To Recalled Injections