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Folsom Student Diagnosed With Bacterial Meningitis

FOLSOM (CBS13) – The Sacramento County Public Health office has confirmed that a student at Vista Del Lago High School in Folsom has been diagnosed with bacterial meningitis. 82 more words


Northeastern University Student Dies Of Bacterial Meningitis

BOSTON (CBS) – A Northeastern University freshman from Wakefield has died of bacterial meningitis.

Ryan Shaw, 18, died Sunday. Meningitis is highly contagious, but Northeastern told students that he became sick after leaving campus at the end of the spring semester. 101 more words


Winning The Fight Against Bacterial Meningitis With Immunization

Bacterial meningitis is often, but not exclusively, caused by the bacteria Neisseria meningitidis (also known as meningococcus). It involves the inflammation of the membranes of the central nervous system (including the brain) and depending on the stage of the disease, the symptoms include nausea, vomiting, confusion and severe pain. 1,545 more words


Meningitis Case Detected At Rutgers University-New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – A student at Rutgers University-New Brunswick has been diagnosed with bacterial meningitis, school officials said Tuesday.

The student was hospitalized on April 29 and is recovering, officials said. 98 more words


George Washington Carver HS Students Honor The Life Of Student Who Died From Bacterial Meningitis

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A North Philadelphia school community is mourning the loss of a student who died from bacterial meningitis. Tonight, parents are gathering at the high school for a meeting to discuss the illness. 148 more words


Yale student recovering from probable bacterial meningitis

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Officials say a Yale University student has been hospitalized with a probable case of bacterial meningitis.

A Yale spokeswoman said Tuesday the student is doing well and is expected to recover. 90 more words


Valentine's Day Could Have Been Worse...

This is for those of you who spent another Valentine’s Day alone or just had a really crappy one for any number of reasons. It is a list of things that could have happened to make your day worse than the day you might have had….Unless of course you had one of these things happen to you while you were busy being alone or miserable on Valentine’s Day then I guess it’s fair to say you really did have it pretty bad….Better luck next year! 427 more words