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Sunday Aug 24 | Leighton Buzzard Online

Be vigilant for the symptoms of meningitis

September sees the start of the meningitis peak season, so the charity is urging parents, students and teachers to be vigilant to the signs and symptoms and download its free phone app or request a symptoms card.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

WXOW-TV La Crosse

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With college students set to return to campus over the next couple of weeks, La Crosse health officials have some reminders for those students.

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Related Topix: La Crosse, WI, Medicine, Health, Hepatitis, La Crosse County, WI

WOWT-TV Omaha

Remembering Eva Ackerman

Baby Eva Ackerman came into this world bright eyed, strong, and healthy. Two weeks after going home, she came down with meningitis.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Nottingham Evening Post

Nottingham parents warned to look out for symptoms of meningitis

The rash usually occurs about 5-8 hours after the "Red Flag" symptoms of cold hands and feet, limb pain, pale or mottled skin Parents in Nottingham are being warned to look out for signs and symptoms of meningitis as the peak season for the bug approaches.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Larimer County Subscriptions

News Release from Board of County Commissioners

A Loveland man was confirmed this week to be Larimer County's first case of West Nile virus in 2014.

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Related Topix: Larimer County, CO, Health, West Nile Virus, Medicine

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Ledbury Reporter

New university students reminded to get meningitis vaccine

YOUNG people preparing to go to university in September are being reminded to make sure they get a vital meningitis vaccine before they leave home.

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Isle News

Freshers advised to have meningitis C vaccine

Students starting university for the first time in 2014 are recommended to have a booster injection of the Meningococcal group C vaccine.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Star

Boolaroo mum to compete in Lake Macquarie Running Festival half marathon for 18-month-old daughter

BOOLAROO mum-of-two Simone McNamara is not in it to win it - she's in it for her family.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Ballymena Today

Protect yourself against meningitis - Charity warns students

International charity Meningitis Research Foundation is warning students they must get a vital meningitis vaccine before they head off to university and ensure they know the signs and symptoms, as some kinds of meningitis can't be prevented.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Vaccinations

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