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Media tagged with "meningitis"

CDC

Protect Your Family From Meningitis family  protect  meningitis 

Keeping up to date with recommended immunizations is the best defense against meningococcal disease. Maintaining healthy habits, like getting plenty of rest and not coming into close contact with people who are sick, can also help.

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Tips for College Health and Safety | CDC Features cigarettes  cancer  health  public health  exercise  safety  features  women  tips  school  support  smoke  smoking  vaccines  meningitis  CDC  college  nutrition  alcohol  suicide 

Going to college is an exciting time in a young person’s life. It is a time for gaining new knowledge and experiences, both inside and outside the classroom. Here are a few pointers for college students on staying safe and healthy.

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Meningococcal Vaccines for Preteens, Teens | CDC Features features  disease  help  protect  meningitis  against  CDC  teen  preteen  meningococcal  CDC Features  bacterial meningitis  Meningococcal Vaccine  Meningococcal Disease  kissing disease  meningitis vaccination  meningitis immunization  preteen vaccine  World Meningitis Day  preteen immunization 

Talk with your teen’s clinician about meningococcal vaccination to help protect your child’s health. Meningococcal disease is a very serious illness where death can occur in as little as a few hours.

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Data and Statistics information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Diseases and Conditions information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Meningitis meningitis  meningococcal  bacterial meningitis  menigitis  viral meningitis  meningitis main page  meningitis home page  meningococcal home page  meningococcal main page 

Meningitis is a disease caused by the inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord known as the meninges. The inflammation is usually caused by an infection of the fluid surrounding the brain and spinal cord. Meningitis is also referred to as spinal meningitis.

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Recent Publications - Injections Safety practices  meningitis  streptococcal  AMBG  infection control  safe injection  bacterial  myelogram  health care settings  needle sharing  vials 

This page lists recent injection safety related publications

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Global Health - Burkina Faso meningitis  immunization  rotavirus  Global Health  Burkina Faso  Rotateq vaccine  polio vaccine  measles vaccine  field epidemiology 

CDC began an ongoing collaboration with the Ministry of Health (MoH) of Burkina Faso in 1991 to provide guidance for polio eradication. This cooperation has since expanded to include other important health issues.

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Meningitis - Parasitic meningitis  parasitic meningitis  causes of parasitic meningitis  risk factors of parasitic meningitis  risk of parasitic meningitis  transmission of parasitic meningitis  signs of parasitic meningitis  symptoms of parasitic meningitis  diagnosis of parasitic meningitis  treatment of parasitic meningitis  prevention of parasitic meningitis 

Primary amebic meningoencephalitis (PAM) is a very rare form of parasitic meningitis that causes a fatal brain infection. The parasite enters the body through the nose and is caused by the microscopic ameba (a single-celled living organism) Naegleria fowleri.

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Non-Infectious Meningitis meningitis  non-infectious meningitis  causes of non-infectious meningitis  transmission of non-infectious meningitis  signs of non-infectious meningitis  symptoms of non-infectious meningitis 

Non-infectious meningitis causes, risk factors, transmission, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention

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Diseases and Conditions information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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