• Be Proactive

    Young adults are at higher risk for meningococcal meningitis, which can turn fatal quickly. (more…)


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  • Don’t Go Home!

    A Lincolnshire mum, Anna Miller, claimed son’s meningitis rash on his back was ‘dismissed’ as a viral infection. (more…)


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  • UK Teen Alert

    Teenagers are a high risk group of contracting Meningococcal Meningitis but new data released shows low awareness of meningitis & vaccines among UK teenagers.


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  • Knowledge Matters

    According to a new research from GSK’s Tackle Meningitis campaign, in partnership with former England Rugby player, Matt Dawson, and backed by UK charities Meningitis Research Foundation and Meningitis…


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  • Lucky Escape

    Matt Collino, then 19, was in his second month during his first year at university when he fell ill. (more…)


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  • Protecting Babies

    This is the first combination vaccine for meningococcal A, C, W and Y, to receive TGA (Therapeutic Goods Administrations) approval in Australia for use in babies aged two months…


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  • Misdiagnosis

    Layla-Rose Ermenekli was rushed to A&E at the Royal Oldham Hospital by her mother Kirsty with a high temperature, headache and stomach ache. 


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  • Tragic Story

    This letter sent by Rose A. Kwett, founder of MAK – Meningitis Awareness Key to prevention raising awareness about meningococcal meningitis. (more…)


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  • Campus Health

    There are about 1,000 to 2,000 thousand cases of meningococcal disease are reported per year according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


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  • Vaccinate!

    High school seniors in the School District of Philadelphia must get an additional dose of the meningococcal conjugate vaccine. (more…)


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