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Meningitis Outbreak In 2014

In our schools: Meningitis still poses threat

In our schools: Meningitis still poses threatAsbury Park Press

In our schools: Meningitis still poses threat

The state Department of Health declared in March that Princeton was in the midst of a bacterial and meningococcal meningitis outbreak. Nine students had been sickened by the disease between March 2013 and March 2014. Meningococcal meningitis “is the one ...

Princeton University Researcher to Study Impact of Meningitis Vaccine Given to Students

Princeton University Researcher to Study Impact of Meningitis Vaccine Given to StudentsPlanet Princeton

Princeton University Researcher to Study Impact of Meningitis Vaccine Given to Students

A Princeton University researcher is recruiting students to participate in a study about the effects of the meningitis B vaccine that was given to members of the university community after the meningitis outbreak ... and February 2014 vaccination clinics ...

Ireland ‘has highest incidence of meningitis in Europe’

Ireland ‘has highest incidence of meningitis in Europe’Carlow Nationalist

Ireland ‘has highest incidence of meningitis in Europe’

Ireland has the highest incidence of cases of meningitis in Europe, according to a new report. The figures have been released as part of a survey carried out by ACT for Meningitis to coincide with World Meningitis Day. The survey also found that 49% of ...

Novartis and Anne Geddes unveil inspirational eBook featuring meningitis survivors in honor of World Meningitis Day

Novartis and Anne Geddes unveil inspirational eBook featuring meningitis survivors in honor of World Meningitis Day

Five main groups of meningococcal bacteria (A, B, C, W135 and Y) cause virtually all cases of the disease around ... Accessed April 2014. [4] Immunization Action Coalition. Meningitis: Questions & Answers. Available at: http://www.immunize.org/catg.d ...

Princeton Univ. students who received meningitis B vaccine are recruited for research study

Princeton Univ. students who received meningitis B vaccine are recruited for research studyNew Jersey Online

Princeton Univ. students who received meningitis B vaccine are recruited for research study

PRINCETON -- Princeton University students who received a previously unapproved meningitis vaccine in response to a campus outbreak are being recruited to participate in a study of the vaccine's impact. Federal authorities took the unusual step of ...

Novartis International AG: Novartis and Anne Geddes unveil inspirational eBook featuring meningitis survivors in honor of World Meningitis Day

Novartis International AG: Novartis and Anne Geddes unveil inspirational eBook featuring meningitis survivors in honor of World Meningitis Day

Five main groups of meningococcal bacteria (A, B, C, W135 and Y) cause virtually all cases of the disease around ... Accessed April 2014. [4] Immunization Action Coalition. Meningitis: Questions & Answers. Available at: http://www.immunize.org/catg.d ...

Three die of meningitis outbreak in Los Angeles area

Three die of meningitis outbreak in Los Angeles area

They were among eight people who have contracted invasive meningococcal disease in 2014, the Public Health Department ... years has seen the number of annual cases range between 12 and 37. Four of the eight meningitis cases this year, including the three ...

Charges in NECC-linked meningitis outbreak expected in 2014

Charges in NECC-linked meningitis outbreak expected in 2014

(CBS News) NEW YORK -- The Michigan state attorney general and the Massachusetts U.S. attorney said Monday they're combining their investigations into a deadly outbreak of meningitis. It traced back to tainted steroids mixed at a Massachusetts pharmacy ...

Press Release: Novartis and Anne Geddes unveil inspirational eBook featuring meningitis survivors in honor of World Meningitis Day

Press Release: Novartis and Anne Geddes unveil inspirational eBook featuring meningitis survivors in honor of World Meningitis Day

Five main groups of meningococcal bacteria (A, B, C, W135 and Y) cause virtually all cases of the disease around ... Accessed April 2014. [4] Immunization Action Coalition. Meningitis: Questions & Answers. Available at: http://www.immunize.org/catg.d ...

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