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meningitis & septicaemia can kill in hours!

People who are faced with meningitis and septicaemia have to act fast to help save a life.

Emma Shepherd
MRF Community Engagement Officer
Emma Shepherd

To work with such truly inspirational people is a privilege

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After Meningitis

MeningitisWise is MRF's information and support services.

MeningitisWise is here for you if you need information about symptoms or vaccination, have a friend or family member who is ill with meningitis or septicaemia, need support after a case of meningitis or septicaemia or  if you are struggling with after effects or coping with a bereavement.

MeningitisWise is also here if you are dealing with a case in the community

Phone - free on 080 8800 3344 (UK), 1800 41 33 44 (Ireland)
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Twitter - @M_R_F

Support for You
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Emma Henry
Meningococcal disease
Meningococcal disease at 18

It felt so much better to "go under" rather than battle to stay awake and endure the pain.

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Working in the lab

Current research

Assessing children's memory and learning ability following hospital admission with septicaemia and meningitis. Emotional and behavioural problems in children after meningitis

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