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World Meningitis Day - 24th April 2021

Sarah McGearty
Fri 23 Apr 2021
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World Meningitis Day

24th April 2021

Meningitis can occur at any time of the year, but it is most common in the winter months. It occurs when there’s inflammation of the membranes covering the brain and spinal cord. It can be often mistaken for many other diseases such as malaria, flu or even COVID19, but it can kill in a matter of hours. So, it is important that we are aware of the signs and symptoms from the earliest opportunity. Catching it early on can allow you time to seek medical advice and treatment from you Doctor.

If you are interested in learning more about meningitis please click on either link below for more information.

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