Category: Understanding Meningitis

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A Student’s Meningitis Story

  Meningitis in Students – what you need to know. Over 12% of all cases of meningitis occur in the 14 — 24 age group, with first year university students being at particular risk....

Symptoms and Prevention

SYMPTOMS The symptoms for all types of meningitis are often the same. It is difficult if not impossible to diagnose the type of meningitis a person may have without having the proper medical procedure....

Understanding Meningitis

When meningitis strikes, it can be confusing and difficult to identify the symptoms because they are very similar to symptoms one would experience having the flu or a cold. This Understanding Meningitis section is...

Educate – Vaccinate – Eradicate

MFA is a national 501(c) 3 nonprofit charity started in 1997 by David Spilker. The Meningitis  Foundation of America strives to keep the lines of communication, open for the public to learn about this terrible...