Meningitis

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Meningitis
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 10 reports

UPDATE: Health officials say no confirmed cases of meningitis in Union City

Health officials tell us there are no confirmed cases of meningitis in Union City.This comes after Union City superintendent Todd Carel canceled school Tuesday and Wednesday .It was reported that three students on the baseball team had contracted meningitis, ... [Published KOKH Oklahoma City FOX 25 - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Meningitis
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Mum helps others to spot meningitis signs

A Seaford mum has spoken about her son having meningitis to help raise awareness.Rachel Tuppen’s son Dylan had the disease when he was 10 months old in 2009.Rachel, now a mum of four, said Dylan didn’t have the rash but had all the other symptoms.She ... [Published Sussex Express - 2 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

Society's attitude to alcohol needs to change

there is something systematically wrong with the image portrayed of alcohol in this country.ShareGo ToThe appalling scenes in the wake of the Junior Certificate results is evidence of this.These young people are still children in terms of their mental ... [Published Wexford People - 8 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Informed Amid Uncertainty

Last week’s tragic passing of Andrea Jaime (NHS ’17) from bacterial meningitis garnered the campus community’s attention and reflection. At a time when students and faculty may have been unsure of how to proceed, the information that Student Health Services ... [Published Georgetown University Hoya - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Family shares Chris' meningitis scare ordeal to raise awareness

Comments (0)THE family of a man who almost lost his leg to meningitis and septicaemia are sharing their story so others are aware of the symptoms during Meningitis Awareness Week.Malcolm and Debbie Peters' son Chris contracted a severe form of meningitis ... [Published This is Cornwall - 13 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

[Correspondence] Fungal meningitis in England and Wales

Ifeanichukwu Okike and colleagues, 1 in their work on trends in bacterial, mycobacterial, and fungal meningitis diagnosed over 8 years in England and Wales, probably underestimated the real incidence of fungal meningitis. We were surprised to read that ... [Published Lancet Infectious Diseases - 15 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

[Clinical Picture] Mollaret's meningitis

A 48-year-old man presented with a 2 day history of fever, headache, chills, neck stiffness, and nausea and vomiting. He had a history of two episodes of viral meningitis, which occurred 30 and 13 years before this presentation. An examination confirmed ... [Published Lancet Infectious Diseases - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Carl So'oialo shaves dreads to raise awareness of meningitis (Fuseworks)

Carl and Samantha recently spent time in Wellington hospital with their young daughter Marley, aged 4 months at the time. Marley was off colour, lethargic and grizzly and had vomited during the night. Carl and Samantha knew things just weren't right. ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - 16 hours ago]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

Federal Employees Honored For Saving and Improving Lives

A doctor who led a global vaccine campaign to save children dying of bacterial meningitis and pneumonia has been named federal employee of the year by a nonprofit group.Rana Hajjeh, director of bacterial diseases at the Centers for Disease Control and ... [Published Government Executive - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 2 reports

NatalieHagan published ' Freshers' urged to get vaccinated against Meningitis C

Comments (0)Young people from Kent and Medway, due to enter university for the first time this autumn, are being encouraged to get the Meningitis C vaccine booster.Meningococcal group C disease is a rare but life-threatening disease that occurs mainly ... [Published Isle of Thanet Gazette - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Some Georgetown Students Receiving Antibiotics After Campus Meningitis Death

CDC confirmed fatal case of meningitis Thursday.Students at Georgetown University who were in touch with fellow student Andrea Jaime before her death Tuesday from meningitis are being given antibiotics, according to a report by WJLA.“This does not mean ... [Published Georgetown Patch - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Kieran’s 18 operations in 15 years after contracting meningitis

Meningitis has not gone away!” is the message from Enniskillen mother Clare McGovern. ... [Published Impartial Reporter - Sep 21 2014]
Entities: Meningitis

Quotes

"Preparing for flu season early is important, but we realize families are busy this time of year," Rusk said in a statement. "We encourage families to take this important step to protect their health, and Kmart Pharmacy makes it easy to just walk in and check it off your list."
...elucidating risk factors for TB-IRIS are trying to identify ways to prevent IRIS, and they are comparing TB-IRIS patients to non-IRIS survivors. "That comes up with risk factors and suggests an intervention such as steroids and NSAIDS, which are tempting to add immunologically. but what if these are then given to all patients including some who are going to go on to die? It's unclear what those effects would [be on mortality" he concluded
"Terrified. Very terrified because if one of mine gets infected there's a huge risk of everybody in my house getting infected and when u have -the younger they are the worse it's going to be for them so u definitely have to try to stay one step ahead of the game."
"I was a little bit scared. I know the school is getting canceled this morning for the next day. So my wife taking our kids to the doctor and going to get both of them checked out" said parent Michael Heinrichs who has children in Union City schools

More Content

All (1877) | News (1567) | Reports (0) | Blogs (306) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (1) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Kmart kicks off flu shot program [Published Chain Drug Review - 1 hour ago]
State’s first West Nile virus death confirmed [Published Albuquerque Journal - 1 hour ago]
UPDATE: Health officials say no confirmed cases... [Published KOKH Oklahoma City FOX 25 - 1 hour ago]
Mum helps others to spot meningitis signs [Published Sussex Express - 2 hours ago]
Department Of Health: No Confirmed Cases Of Men... [Published News 9 - 2 hours ago]
ICAAC 2014: IRIS and Risk of Early Death Among ... [Published HIV and Hepatitis.com - 3 hours ago]
UPDATE: Union City, Oklahoma schools close as h... [Published NewsOK.com - 4 hours ago]
Oklahoma school closed due to meningitis scare [Published Sun Herald - 5 hours ago]
Union City School Closure Due To Multiple Cases... [Published KOTV - 5 hours ago]
Oklahoma school closed due to meningitis scare [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - 5 hours ago]
Bacteriophages in Antibacterial and Anticancer ... [Published General Medicine eJournal - 5 hours ago]
Learn the symptoms [Published Swindon Advertiser - 6 hours ago]
Wood County Health Department confirms case of ... [Published ABC 13 Toledo - 6 hours ago]
Union City schools shut down due to meningitis ... [Published KOKH Oklahoma City FOX 25 - 6 hours ago]
AIM Reports issue no. 335 [Published Mozambique News Agency - 6 hours ago]
Union City, Oklahoma schools close due to menin... [Published NewsOK.com - 7 hours ago]
Soligenix Appoints Rasappa Arumugham, PhD, as V... [Published TickerTech.com - 7 hours ago]
Infection outbreak at pain clinic sparks calls ... [Published Toronto Star Online - 7 hours ago]
Society's attitude to alcohol needs to change [Published Wexford People - 8 hours ago]
Research and Markets: Global Pneumococcal Vacci... [Published BusinessWeek - 10 hours ago]
No Strings Attached [Published Wexford People - 11 hours ago]
Benefit concert, raffle for Mary Renna set for ... [Published Salisbury Post - 12 hours ago]
Informed Amid Uncertainty [Published Georgetown University Hoya - 12 hours ago]
Bear Miles… [Published Progressive Preschool - 12 hours ago]
'TT not accommodating the deaf' [Published Trinidad and Tobago's Newsday - 13 hours ago]
Family shares Chris' meningitis scare ordeal to... [Published This is Cornwall - 13 hours ago]
Cartoon: Bear it [Published Daily Princetonian - 13 hours ago]
Meningitis outbreak forces Union City schools t... [Published Mustang Times - 13 hours ago]
[Clinical Picture] Mollaret's meningitis [Published Lancet Infectious Diseases - 15 hours ago]
[Correspondence] Fungal meningitis in England a... [Published Lancet Infectious Diseases - 15 hours ago]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Pakistan: Weekly Epidemiological Bulletin - Dis... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 21 hours ago]
Source: World Health OrganizationCountry: Pakistan Epidemiological week no. 37 (7 - 13 September 2014) • CCHF: During this week, 1 suspected CCHF case has been reported from Punjab prov‐ ince. • In this week, 81 out of 87 districts and 2,678 out ...
Making a Home for Hospitals in Global Health: T... [Published Global Health Policy - Sep 22 2014]
I’ve lived a mostly healthy and illness-free life.  Still, hospitals are at the center of many of my most important life experiences. I was born in a hospital (New York Hospital in Manhattan, where my mother also worked as a psychiatric resident). Four ...
BH : Meningitis (viral) / North-America / USA [... [Published RSOE EDIS - EBHWM - Sep 20 2014]
EDIS Number: BH-20140920-45345-USA Date / time: 20/09/2014 04:36:33 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Name of Hazard: Meningitis (viral) Area: North-America Country: USA State/County: State of Connecticut City: Wilton Description: There have been ...
Biological Hazard - North-America - USA [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Sep 20 2014]
EDIS Number: BH-20140920-45345-USA Date / time: 20/09/2014 04:36:33 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Area: North-America Country: USA State/County: State of Connecticut Location: Wilton [Wilton High School, Danbury Road] Number of Deads: N/A Number ...
Recent Cases of Serogroup B Meningococcal Disea... [Published PR Newswire: Health - Sep 19 2014]
ATLANTA, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, a student at Georgetown University died from serogroup B meningococcal disease. Continuing reports of serogroup B cases are an important reminder that there is an unmet public health need in the prevention ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.