The NHS has tried to calm growing fears among parents over the latest outbreak of Legionnaire's disease.
NHS 24 Medical Director Professor George Crooks, has said: " Legionella is a bacteria that doesn't tend to affect children."
The Scottish Health Secretary says there are 24 confirmed and 37 suspected cases of Legionnaires' disease. She expects this figure to rise.
Legionnaires' is a disease that strikes fear in people and its history shows it can be deadly.
The Scottish Health Secretary will today update MSPs on efforts to deal with a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in Edinburgh.