“You better hope she’s not paralyzed or dead by the time you get there,” screams the doctor over the phone at 5:15 a.m.
Background: The year was 1997. 1.914 more words
Wednesday 11th February 2015. This was the day that I was to spend a day with a family who had a child with a disability and experience first hand some of the “hardships people in Madagascar face”. 1.335 more words
ATLANTA (AP) — A federal panel on Thursday recommended that two new meningitis vaccines only be used for rare outbreaks, resisting tearful pleas to give it routinely to teens and college students. 439 more words
DAVIS (CBS13) — A UC Davis student has been diagnosed with potentially deadly bacterial meningitis.
UC Davis health professionals can’t say much about the student, but say they don’t live on campus and they don’t seem to have roommates—two things that will help track and contain the disease. 204 more words