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Woman Found Dead On Muni Bus Believed To Be Victim Of Meningitis

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — A second person in the Bay Area within a week may have died from bacterial meningitis, officials say.

Laura Delmond (née Robson), 53, was spotted last Tuesday sitting upright in the back of a San Francisco Muni bus, according to David Robson, Laura’s brother. 186 kata lagi


The Road to Diagnosis: Anthony’s Story

It has been a long and winding road for the Greco family. After numerous diagnoses, their son Anthony finally learned what had been causing his pain and suffering…but getting to this point was not easy. 500 kata lagi

Marin County Cycling Gym Member Dies Of Meningitis

LARKSPUR (CBS SF) — The Marin County coroner’s office has identified the man who is believed to have died Saturday from bacterial meningitis as Sevin Philips, 48, of San Rafael. 174 kata lagi


Meningitis: The Killer in Disguise

The documentary is finished!

After months of research, interviews, editing, and blogging, it’s done. And a little earlier than planned.

Everything has been submitted and now it’s time to sit back and wait for the feedback. 59 kata lagi



This documentary set out to explore meningitis in young people, touching on: its effects on survivors and the bereaved, the science behind it, why students are at a greater risk, and what they can do to protect themselves. 1.026 kata lagi



The script and cue for the final cut of the radio documentary: Meningitis: The Killer in Disguise


Meningitis is a disease which can kill in hours and yet a lot of people don’t seem to know much about it. 638 kata lagi


Meningitis Vax Tied to Bell’s Palsy Risk

By Dr. Mercola The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends meningococcal conjugate vaccines (brand names Menactra and Menveo) for all 11- to 12-year-olds along with a booster dose at 16.1 Menactra and Menveo vaccines (MCV4) contain four strains of meningococcal (A, C, W-35, Y) and are intended to help prevent invasive meningococcal disease, which is a bacterial infection caused by Neisseria meningitidis, or meningococcus, when the bacterium enters the blood stream. 87 kata lagi