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American College Health Association
Meningitis on Campus
Resources for responding to meningitis on campus or for general disease awareness activities
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Vaccines and Preventable Diseases: Meningococcal vaccine
Information for the public and health professionals
Pink Book: Meningococcal Disease
Chapter from the Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases textbook
Meningococcal Disease: Frequently asked questions
Description, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention
National Network for Immunization Information (NNii)
Vaccine Information: Meningococcal Disease
Understanding the diseases, vaccine information, including dosing, safety, and references
Vaccine Education Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
A Look at Each Vaccine: Meningococcus Vaccine
Questions and answers about the disease and vaccines
Meningococcus: What you should know
Two-page color brochure for patients, includes questions about Meningococcal
Spanish-language version
World Health Organization (WHO)
Provides links to descriptions of activities, reports, news and events related to meningitis, including related websites
More meningococcal resources
Meningitis Angels
Meningitis Angels Heaven and Earth Bound, Inc., is a nonprofit organization composed of survivors and families of meningitis victims. They offer information and support to families affected by meningitis.
Meningitis Foundation of America
This organization provides information to educate the public and medical professionals about meningitis and supports the development of vaccines and other means of treating and/or preventing meningitis.
National Meningitis Association (NMA)
The National Meningitis Association is a nonprofit organization founded by five parents whose children have died or suffered long-term disabilities from meningococcal meningitis. NMA's mission is to educate families, medical professionals, and others about bacterial meningitis and prevention approaches to the disease.
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