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| August 13, 2013
Boy, 12, infected with brain-eating amoeba
“He slept all day, all night and then that’s when my mom was OK, something isn’t right,” says Brandon Villareal whose 12-year-old brother is clinging to life battling primary amoebic meningoencephalitis — an often fatal infection. WBBH's Alex de Armas reports.