• Vaccination Critical

    World Meningitis Day is celebrated on April 24. The Philippine Foundation for Vaccination (PFV) Executive Director Lulu Bravo spoke about preventing potentially fatal meningococcal disease through vaccination. She also stressed the importance of educating the public to prevent the spread of meningococcemia, as well as to allay the fears of the public so not to […]

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  • World Meningitis Day

    Siân Liddle from Bingham, is sharing her story to help raise awareness of World Meningitis Day (April 24), which focuses on ‘Life After Meningitis’ and to support her charity Meningitis Now.  Siân fell ill with meningococcal meningitis and septicaemia in 1995 when she was only two years old. Initially a viral infection was diagnosed and […]

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  • Reaching Out

    World Meningitis Day is on April 24, which means take advantage of the information given out on this deadly disease.

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  • Rational Reaction

    Over a decade ago, from October 2004 to January 2005, Baguio City General Hospital and Medical Center reported an almost-daily admittance of patients afflicted with meningococcemia-like symptoms.

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  • Trust Your Instincts

    The theme for this year’s World Meningits Day is : “24 Hours — Trust Your Instincts.”

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  • Quick & Deadly

    Every year, on April 24th there is an important day that we need to be know about in order to protect our health.  It is “World Meningitis Day”. It is a day to increase awareness of a truly scary and devastating disease.  If meningitis doesn’t take your life it can leave you with permanent disabilities […]

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