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meningitis sympotms

Meningitis and septicaemia can kill and disable in hours.

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It's estimated that 1,000 people die from meningitis and septicaemia every day. Many more are left with life-long disabilities. We have invested over £17m in vital research and health interventions which aid diagnosis. We spend around £1m a year in the UK supporting those affected and providing free information to the public and health care professionals.

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Personal stories presenting a unique picture of how meningitis and septicaemia have affected individuals, families and whole communities.

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Norman Pace
Felicity Robbins
Oliver Brown
Daniel Halford
Pao Purisima
Shirley Gieron
Emma Henry
Leo David Wells
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Yvonne's story

Yvonne

Yvonne Stewart talks about the loss of her young son, Jack, to Hib meningitis

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Aimee's Story

Aimee

"Aimee has specialised equipment to help her sit, stand, bathe and sleep"

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