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Ontario government applauded for adopting broad protection strategy against meningococcal meningitis All grade 7 students in Ontario will be provided Menactra® vaccine

Waterloo, ON, (June 2, 2009…

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Ontario Students to Benefit from New Vaccine NEWS - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care McGuinty Government Adds Meningococcal Vaccine To Voluntary School Immunization Program

Starting in…

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Meningococcal cases spark warning

By: Hank Daniszewski, Sun Media,

The Middlesex-London Health Unit issued a warning today after four people in the London area were recently diagnosed with…

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Join Hands together with others around the Globe on 'World Meningitis Day' on April 25th

Canadians can join hands with the Meningitis Research Foundation of Canada and others around the globe to…

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Infant's meningitis death prompts outcry over First Nations health care

By Carol Sanders, Winnipeg Free Press   

WINNIPEG — The extremely private parents of a Manitoba baby who died from…

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Fanshawe College: Letter to Students and Staff

Dear Students and Staff of Fanshawe College,

This is to inform you that a student who attends Fanshawe College has been diagnosed with…

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Kathryn Blain has worked to halt the illness since her son’s death

Kathryn Blain was stunned how quickly the disease progressed. On a Friday, her 19-year-old son Michael Longo felt ill. By…

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Doctors in Calgary are treating two more children who may have meningitis

Dr. Jim Kellner, an infectious disease specialist at the Alberta Children's Hospital in Calgary , will be releasing more…

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Lethbridge boy, 7, dies of meningitis

A seven-year-old Alberta boy has died of meningitis, a devastating illness that affects about 400 Canadians annually but rarely kills children over the age of…

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2008 Children's Miracle Network  Champions - Meningitis Feature (PDF)