Meningitis Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Survivor Caitlin's charity missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Wigan Today

    ... the competitions the 10-year-old, of Ince Green Lane, Lower Ince, has been inspired to start working to help the Meningitis Foundation. The St Patrick's Primary School pupil contracted meningitis B aged five months and spent seven weeks in hospital ...

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  2. Parents can't put science aside when their children are in dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... the necessaries of life to their 19-month-old son Ezekiel. Ezekiel, who was never vaccinated, died of bacterial meningitis in 2012. He was seen by medical doctors for the first time in his short life only after he stopped breathing. Though the ...

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  3. Canadian family who lost daughter to meningitis shares tragic story to raise awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | GlobalNews

    She had all the symptoms of a seasonal flu: she had a fever, she was lethargic and she had a headache. By the time her parents realized she had contracted meningitis, it was too late for seven-year-old Trinity Hum.

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  4. Complaint against naturopath being investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | The Walkerton Herald Times

    An Alberta regulatory group is investigating a complaint about a naturopathic doctor involved in the case of a toddler who died of meningitis. A jury in Lethbridge convicted David and Collet Stephan on Tuesday of failing to provide the necessaries of life for their 19-month-old son Ezekiel.

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  5. FDA warns yeast infection drug may cause miscarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Fox News

    ... and esophagus. It can also be used to treat a fungal infection of the brain and spinal cord called cryptococcal meningitis, which typically affects patients with weakened immune systems. The FDA advised pregnant patients and women who are actively ...

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  6. Use of Fluconazole During Pregnancy May Result in MiscarriageRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | P&T Community

    ... is used to treat yeast infections of the vaginal area, mouth, and esophagus, and to treat cryptococcal meningitis, a fungal infection of the brain and spinal cord that usually affects people with weakened immune systems. The drug is also used to ...

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  7. Meningitis: The tell-tale signs in teenagers and young children every parent needs to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    After the tragic death of Kenton school pupil Tyler Garwood, these are the signs of the fatal disease which particularly affects young people Following the tragic death of Blakelaw 14-year-old Tyler Garwood from a suspected case of meningitis, these are the symptoms of the disease that every parent and young person should know. Meningitis is the inflammation of the lining around the brain and spinal cord.

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  8. Chicago Meningitis Outbreak Continues in Gay, Bisexual MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Pridesource.com

    Health officials in Chicago say last summer's deadly outbreak of meningitis in gay and bisexual men is continuing with two new confirmed cases. The Chicago Department of Public Health says this brings the total to nine cases linked to the outbreak, all in men who have sex with men.

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  9. Heartbroken mother whose baby daughter died from meningitis calls for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | The Daily Record

    PARENTS Tanya Yeats and Robert Carroll were sent home from St John's Hospital in Livingston and told to give their daughter Leah Calpol - but hours later the tot was dying from meningitis. Tanya Yeats called the helpline in January 2014 when she noticed baby Leah had a rash, temperature and cold hands and feet.

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  10. 4-year-old battling a brain tumorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | New Vision

    ... By now, we were getting even more nervous. He was in a frightening condition. Many tests were done including a meningitis test which turned positive. He was immediately given treatment that was expected to last 13 days. Meningitis treatment relieved ...

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  11. meningitis - outbreak in gay, bisexual menRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2016 | The Gleaner

    Health officials in Chicago said last summer's deadly outbreak of meningitis in gay and bisexual men is continuing with two new, confirmed cases. The Chicago Department of Public Health said this brings the total to nine cases linked to the outbreak, all in men who have sex with men.

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  12. Meningitis Treatment Market Trends, Regulations and Competitive Landscape Outlook to 2026Read the original story

    Apr 6, 2016 | PR.com

    Meningitis refer to the inflammation of the meninges of the brain. It can result from either infectious or non-infectious mode.

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  13. Market Research on Meningitis Treatment Market 2016 and Analysis to 2026Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | PR Log

    Future Market Insights has announced the addition of the "Meningitis Treatment Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2016-2026" report to their offering. VALLEY COTTAGE, N.Y. - April 4, 2016 - PRLog -- Meningitis refer to the inflammation of the meninges of the brain.

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  14. Naive-pooled pharmacokinetic analysis of pyrazinamide, isoniazid and ...Read the original story

    Apr 1, 2016 | BioMed Central

    Among the various forms of TB, tuberculous meningitis is the most severe, with about 30 % mortality and 50 % of survivors left with neurological sequelae. Children suffer more frequently from TBM than adults and outcomes are often poor due to difficulties in making the diagnosis and uncertainty regarding the best anti-tuberculosis drug regimen.

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  15. Plea to follow your gut with meningitis from family of little Lexi Stokes, of FostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Burton Mail

    A HEARTBROKEN family left with a 'massive hole' in their lives following the death of their little girl are urging parents to trust their instincts when it comes to their child's health. Alexis Stokes, known as Lexi, was just over a week away from her third birthday when she was suddenly struck by meningitis B. Her mother Kirsten Stokes, 20, grandmother Sarah Payne, 38, and great-grandmother Anne Stokes, 55, have paid loving tributes to the youngster.

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  16. Momentum grows for meningitis jab as South Derbyshire MP weighs...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Burton Mail

    ONE of the area's Members of Parliament has said more can be done to help prevent people from getting meningitis. A petition, which became the most signed in history, is calling for all children under five to be protected from the lethal disease.

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  17. Elusys Therapeutics, Inc. Receives FDA Approval For ANTHIM...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | BioSpace

    ... antibacterial drugs. ANTHIM is not expected to cross the blood-brain barrier and does not prevent or treat meningitis. "Elusys is delighted to receive FDA approval for ANTHIM and, in addition to FDA, we thank the Biomedical Advanced Research and ...

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  18. Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Read the original story

    Mar 1, 2016 | US Food and Drug Administration

    ... USP, 200mg per 100mL is indicated, for the treatment of Oropharyngeal and esophageal candidiasis, cryptococcal meningitis, and is supplied in 100mL and 200mL flexible container bags. Customers are being notified by fax, email, FedEx, and/or ...

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  19. Meningitis B vaccination 'would prove cost-effective'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    The man behind the most-signed online petition in parliamentary history has said a price should not be put on a child's life, ahead of a high-level debate on his meningitis B vaccine campaign. Lee Booth, 44, said it would be more cost-effective for the NHS to vaccinate all children up to at least the age of 11 rather than treating meningitis survivors for the rest of their lives.

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  20. Student Dies From Bacterial MeningitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | NBC Philadelphia

    George Washington Carver High School will hold an information session following the death of a ninth grader due to bacterial meningitis. The 9th grade student, who has not yet been identified, attended George Washington Carver High School on the 1600 block of W. Norris Street.

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