1. Deadly flesh-eating disease in Florida is nothing new — it dates back to ancient times  The Ledger
  2. VERIFY: What is flesh-eating bacteria -- and does it exist?  10News WTSP
  3. Necrotizing fasciitis: Is it a threat this summer at the Jersey Shore?  PhillyVoice.com
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Hippocrates documented one of the earliest cases of flesh-eating bacteria in the fifth century B.C., and a Civil War army surgeon identified it in thousands of Confederate soldiers. Hippocrates documented one of the earliest cases of flesh-eating bacteria in the fifth century B.C., and a Civil War army surgeon identified it in thousands of Confederate soldiers.

Deadly flesh-eating disease in Florida is nothing new — it dates back to ancient times - News - The Ledger - Lakeland, FL

The term “flesh-eating bacteria” is one that has been thrown around a lot so far this summer, and for good reason because it has taken the lives of some an have impacted the lives of others nationwide. Here's what you should know about the flesh-eating bacteria

Necrotizing fasciitis: Is it a threat this summer at the Jersey Shore? | PhillyVoice

“In a few minutes you can catch @abcactionnews exclusively on your streaming device. We’re talking about how cases of flesh eating bacteria are scaring away tourists and impacting beachside businesses. Join us at 7!”

Jasmine Styles on Twitter: "In a few minutes you can catch @abcactionnews exclusively on your streaming device. We’re talking about how cases of flesh eating bacteria are scaring away tourists and impacting beachside businesses. Join us at 7!… https://t.co/xHUEC67jyK"

“More cases of flesh-eating bacteria reported in Florida https://t.co/BJpZBlBCWi #Fox35”

Danielle Knox on Twitter: "More cases of flesh-eating bacteria reported in Florida https://t.co/BJpZBlBCWi #Fox35"

“I sneezed and the woman at the gas station is acting like I have some rare, highly contagious, flesh eating virus.”

Ally Donnelly NBC10 Boston on Twitter: "I sneezed and the woman at the gas station is acting like I have some rare, highly contagious, flesh eating virus."

“Florida woman gets flesh-eating bacteria in foot at popular beach https://t.co/SNLu4HAWWg”

Phil Sanchez on Twitter: "Florida woman gets flesh-eating bacteria in foot at popular beach https://t.co/SNLu4HAWWg"