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


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Sound advice

02 February 2014

A big thank you to MRF member Vikki Waldie from Wakefield who kindly spoke to BBC Radio Leeds last week about her experiences when her 9 month old son Thomas contracted bacterial meningitis and...

Meningitis Research Foundation funding leads to new GBS vaccine

29 January 2014

The leading bacterial cause of meningitis in infants and very young babies

Frontline Medics and Scientists Join Call for a MenB Vaccine

13 January 2014

Doctors, nurses and scientists have joined the call for uptake of the meningococcal B (MenB) vaccine by writing to the Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt.

Real voices

19 December 2013

Two of the charity’s best known families and friends are featured in a new and very moving Facebook campaign called Real Voices. Part of the Meningitis Keep Watching page, Laurie Wright talks about...

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