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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.

Book of experience

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

Amy Winskill
Logane Miller
Susan McGeough
Tom DeFraine
Isabel Peake
Sally Woodhouse
Finlay-James Vardy
David Ellson
Alexander Walsh

Cieran Burke

Cieran Burke

Sue Waring talks about how meningococcal meningitis affected her son, Cieran

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George Stanley Moore

"I feel so truly blessed to have had you in our lives for those short, but incredible, 10 months"

George's Remembrance Fund

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