Meningitis Vaccination

Meningitis Vaccination

Meningitis / meningococcal disease is a rare but life-threatening illness usually caused by a number of different strains of the bacterium Neisseria meningitidis.  This bacterium is spread through coughing, sneezing or close contact with infected people.  The highest rate of meningococcal disease occurs in: children under five years of age older teens / young adults. […]