Health News
7:12 pm
Wed August 7, 2013

Arkansas Girl With Brain-Eating Parasite Beating Incredible Odds

Kali Hardig

Doctors treating the 12-year-old Arkansas girl who contracted a brain-eating parasite while playing at a water park say she is now off a ventilator and has made remarkable progress given the odds.

KUAR's Karen Tricot Steward has an update on her condition, including what her care team believes contributed to her recovery.