Florida Boy Brain Dead by Waterborne Parasite

Zachary Reyna's family believes "God will step in" on 12-year-old's medical condition.
0:39 | 08/26/13

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Sad story from South Florida a twelve year old boy who had been fighting a rare brain eating amoeba has lost that fight. Zachary -- -- Stanley was set to take him off life support last night. It is believed he was infected while playing in fresh water just over three weeks ago is kept alive on ventilator -- So was organs could be donated there had been nearly thirty similar infections in the US of the last decade. Nearly all of them are fatal. -- it. This I've played baseball. Seemingly -- on on the same team it. Is closer Marcus. Same sport. Right on the next BO. Can imagine this can happen.

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