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Viruses are the most common cause of meningitis

Researchers studied the diagnosis and treatment of more than 1000 patients with suspected meningitis.

01 Jul 2018 10:02 AM

Viruses- most common cause of meningitis

The study found that viral meningitis now accounts for the majority of cases, as there are vaccines for bacterial meningitis.

30 Jun 2018 1:16 PM

CDC discovers new meningitis vaccine manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline could prevent 91% of strains

This life-threatening illness can infect the bloodstream and the lining that surrounds the brain and spinal cord.

23 Nov 2017 3:31 PM

Stamp paper scam convict Abdul Karim Telgi hospitalised, critical

Telgi was serving his term in Parappana Agrahara Central Jail in Bengaluru after being sentenced to 30 years of rigorous imprisonment.

24 Oct 2017 10:29 AM

Nigeria starts vaccine drive to stop meningitis outbreak

Health officials said the type of meningitis C strain responsible for the latest outbreak was not common in Nigeria.

05 Apr 2017 2:26 PM