Florida Boy, 12, Fights Brain-Eating Amoeba

Zachary Reyna was diagnosed with primary amoebic meningoencephalitis caused by a deadly parasite.
0:29 | 08/13/13

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Painful and their -- sort of -- as a brain eating amoeba. Has a twelve year old boy fighting to stay alive. The infection hit hard and hit fast suddenly Zachary -- could do nothing to sleep all day. He contracted that rare -- -- in some water near the family's home. It enters the body -- the -- and only three people have ever survived this. His family though same positive and their trains and the Zachary will be the fourth survivor.

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