Woman's Mexican vacation leaves her with mystery illness

The Portland woman's health scare is similar to the reports of tourists who got sick at Mexico resorts in 2017 and 2018 due to possibly tainted alcohol.

Author: Kyle Ibsohi
Published: 6:57 AM PDT March 18, 2019
Updated: 7:39 AM PDT March 18, 2019

PORTLAND, Ore. — A Portland woman was hospitalized for more than a week after suffering seizures and memory loss during a vacation in Mexico. Doctors don’t know what caused the mysterious condition.
“It’s baffling,” said Angela Glass of Portland. “I’ve pieced together everything that’s happened. There’s no answer.”
Glass, 40, theorized she could have been drugged or given tainted alcohol, although toxicology tests came back negative. Many of her symptoms, including disorientation and seizures, are similar to other reports in 2017 and 2018 when dozens of tourists complained of njuries and illness after drinking what appeared to be tainted alcohol at resort towns in Mexico...