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Vaccinate your kids twice for Meningitis

Your child should get vaccinated at 11 or 12 years old, and again at 16, according to health officials.

Sunday - 05/18/2014, 06:25am EDT

Tags: Center for Disease Control, Kathy Stewart

Health expert: D.C. schools did the right thing after meningitis death

A cafeteria manager at John Carroll Nalle Elementary School, in Southeast D.C., died last weekend from pneumococcal meningitis, which is caused by bacteria.

Friday - 10/25/2013, 03:49pm EDT

Tags: Paula Wolfson, Nalle Elementary school

DOJ official wants trustee in Mass. pharmacy case

Tuesday - 01/08/2013, 06:23pm EST

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Family of Va. man who died of meningitis sues

Friday - 12/28/2012, 10:52am EST

Tags: Roanoke,

Md. student death prompts meningitis advisory

The death of a Glen Burnie high school junior who suffered meningitis-like symptoms prompted Anne Arundel County school officials to warn parents and students about the disease.

Thursday - 12/13/2012, 08:15am EST

Tags: Anne Arundel County Public Schools, Bob Mosier

2nd fungal meningitis death reported in Md.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that there has been another death in Maryland from fungal meningitis related to recalled medications.

Monday - 12/10/2012, 08:47pm EST

Tags: cdc,

Pharmacist: Compounding pharmacy gave industry 'black eye'

Compounding pharmacies can be a godsend for people with special medical needs, but now they face a crisis.

Monday - 11/12/2012, 10:21am EST

Tags: Paula Wolfson, compounding pharmacy,

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FDA: Dozens of places in D.C. area bought medications from Mass. pharmacy

The FDA says about 40 medical facilities in the D.C. area bought other medications from the pharmacy linked to a nationwide meningitis outbreak.

Tuesday - 10/23/2012, 04:49pm EDT

Tags: Paula Wolfson, fda, Piccard Surgery Center

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