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    Meningitis & Its After Effects
    From the start of the initial symptoms, it can lead to death in as little as 24 hours. Another common complication that occurs in tandem with meningitis is bacteraemia or blood poisoning, which happens when the bacteria enters the bloodstream. Meningitis is a serious global threat that accounts for an estimated 170,000 deaths worldwide each ...
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    Acting Quick Can Save Your Child's Life
    Meningitis is the inflammation of the protective membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord called the meninges. It can occur as a response to infection (bacteria, viruses, parasites, or fungi) or due to physical injury, cancer, or the body’s reaction to certain drugs. Although meningitis is not restricted to any one particular age group, children ...
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    Don't Give Meningitis A Chance
    Puan Zura was not particularly alarmed when her then 11- month-old son Amir Reza, had a fluctuating fever over the course of two days. When she and her husband picked little Amir up from nursery on Friday, 3rd June 2011, he only had a slight temperature and was still able to play and move around ...