A vaccination campaign at the University of Nottingham and Leicester has been successful in raising the number of first year students vaccinated for MenACWY from 31% to 71%.
Why are 500 deaths rare when meningitis is the cause?
The obvious is that we all come in contact with other people.
A Medford, Oregon family was hit hard when two of their children contracted meningitis.
A courageous group of four Moms’ who lost their vibrant and talented young adults to Meningitis B have joined together to create a public service announcement about this deadly disease.
Matthew Wilkins, a promising student and beloved son, died suddenly from bacterial meningitis at age 18.
The University of Oregon sent everyone in the student body an alert that a case of meningitis had broken out on the campus.
Meningococcal meningitis is so stealthy that even medical professionals sometimes misdiagnose the disease and fail to treat its victims until it is too late.
Along all the holiday planning and cheer, the holiday season is an important time to make certain that everyone in your family is protected from meningitis.
Meningitis is one of the trickiest diseases in the world.