TODAY   |  September 12, 2013

Arkansas girl survives brain-eating amoeba

Twelve-year-old Kali Hardig was released from the hospital on Wednesday after contracting the rare parasite at a water park in July. Hardig is only the third person in the U.S. known to have survived the infection.

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