• Fijian Outbreak

    The Ministry of Health and Medical Services reported that up to 105 people had contracted meningococcal disease since 2016 and 14.4 per cent of them died as a result. “These conditions are very serious and can be deadly, but can be treated if detected early,” a government statement said, “ still up to half of […]

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  • Vaccine Approved

    Health Canada approved in October 2017 TRUMENBA, meningococcal group B vaccine.

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  • Don’t Wait, Vaccinate!

    B.C.s Health officials are offering meningitis vaccinations in Okanagan region for students aged 15 to 19 after 12 people contracted meningococcal disease.

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  • Parental Diagnosis

    A Western Australian woman died from meningococcal disease after she & parents thought she was only suffering from food poisoning.

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  • Be Informed!

    Meningococcal Meningitis is a scary disease!

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  • Canadian Case

    Two students affected with meningococcal disease @.South Okanagan Secondary School in Oliver was confirmed by the Interior Health and that there may be a potential third case.

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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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  • Approval Granted

    The European Commission (EC) has approved the Meningococcal Group B Vaccine TRUMENBA (by Pfizer, Inc) for the prevention of invasive meningococcal disease caused by Neisseria Meningitides (MenB) for individuals 10 years of age and older.

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  • Teacher Dies

    Montara Elementary School teacher from South Gate, CA dies from meningitis. 

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  • Single Family

    A Medford, Oregon family was hit hard when two of their children contracted meningitis.

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