The MRF Blog

Opinion, analysis, behind the scenes information and the latest news from the front line of the fight against meningitis and septicaemia.

What is safety netting?
What is safety netting?
Dr Matthew Thompson explains the challenges faced by medical professionals in diagnosing meningitis.
Why Meningitis Awareness Week matters
Why Meningitis Awareness Week matters
Kirstie was told her daughter had an ear infection, but her instincts told her it was something else. She explains why this year's theme for Meningitis Awareness Week is so important.
MRF supports #TeamSofia at Superhero Tri
MRF supports #TeamSofia at Superhero Tri
Chloe Milloy takes us behind the scenes at Superhero Tri, with MRF as a proud Charity Partner.
Why do some students not get their MenACWY vaccine?
Why do some students not get their MenACWY vaccine?
Rachel Davis, a third year student at the University of Bristol, asks why some students don't get their free MenACWY vaccine.
The surprising impact of social media on survivors of meningitis
The surprising impact of social media on survivors of meningitis
MRF investigates the impact of social media on meningitis survivors.
Should vaccination be mandatory?
Should vaccination be mandatory?
MRF Evidence and Policy Manager (Prevention), Claire Wright, discusses the pros and cons of making vaccination compulsory in the fight against meningitis and septicaemia
Members’ Day at Grimsthorpe Castle, May 2018
Members’ Day at Grimsthorpe Castle, May 2018

MRF Information and Support Officer, Katherine Carter reports on our latest family day for those affected by meningitis and septicaemia

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