Meningitis

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FDA Approves ‘Trenumba,’ New Meningitis Vaccine

The United States Food and Drug Administration (or FDA) has now approved a new vaccine for the deadly meningococcal disease, ...

Common Signs and Symptoms of Meningitis

It’s easy to mistake the early signs and symptoms of meningitis with the flu due to the fact that it ...

Was The Meningitis Outbreak Caused By The Cleaning Company?

An unfortunate occurrence of a meningitis outbreak has led to 39 deaths and hundreds of illnesses. ...

Meningitis Drug Recall Expanded: More Drugs Recalled

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued an update on the recent New England Compounding Center recalled drugs. ...

Meningitis Outbreak Update: 31 Deaths

The recent meningitis outbreak in the United States has claimed another victim. ...

Meningitis Outbreak Update: Sufferers Hit With Rare Secondary Infection

The recent meningitis outbreak is the cause of a rare secondary illness called an epidural abscess. ...

Meningitis Outbreak Cause Found: Pharmacy Knew Of Contamination

The possible origin of the meningitis outbreak has been found. The specialty pharmacy that produced the vaccines was found to ...

Death Toll Rises As Fungal Meningitis Ravages The USA

The Center of Disease Control has located the source of the deadly fungal meningitis that killed 14 people to date and infected ...

Meningitis Outbreak in United States Linked to Steroid Shots

Officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are scrambling to identify how many of the steroid shots, that ...

The Most Common Types of Hearing Problems

Some of the first health issues we experience impact the ears, with many children suffering from ear infections during their ...

Health Reasons for Dizziness That Will Make Your Head Spin

It happens to all of us at one time or another—we get a bit dizzy for a moment and have ...

The Warning Signs & Symptoms of Kidney Failure

Many people live with chronic kidney disease, and on the verge of kidney failure, without even realizing there is an ...

13 Possible Signs of a Brain Tumor Not to Ignore

Brain tumors can be benign (non-cancerous) or malignant (cancerous), but in either case the tumor itself can affect a patient ...

12 Types of Headaches and Popular Treatment Options

For many people, a nasty headache can strike at any time, and that can ruin important professional or personal plans ...

5 Things to Know About Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

According to the Alzheimer’s Association, normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) is “a brain disorder in which excess cerebrospinal fluid accumulates in ...