Articles Tagged With ‘meningitis’




Cal Poly student gets infection that leads to meningitis

San Luis Obispo County Public Health officials announced a Cal Poly student has been diagnosed with a presumed case of meningococcal disease, a bacterial infection that causes bloodstream infections and meningitis. Symptoms of the meningococcal... (Continue reading)

Meningitis outbreak at Cal Poly

Five students at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo have been diagnosed with viral meningitis since late October, according to the San Luis Obispo County Public Health Department. Four of those students have had to... (Continue reading)

Parents of UC Santa Barbara students want meningitis vaccine

After four University of California, Santa Barbara students contracted meningitis B, parents are questioning why their children are not able to get the vaccine which was made available to students at Princeton. [ABCNews] Even though... (Continue reading)