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Sydney South East urged to know meningococcal symptoms

South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD) is urging parents and young people to know the symptoms of meningococcal disease and act quickly to help prevent death or life-long disability.

Children aged under five, and teens and young adults aged 15 to 24 are most at risk of contracting the...

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7 month old Adelaide baby with meningococcal

A case of invasive meningococcal disease has been notified in a seven-month-old baby girl from metropolitan Adelaide, who is in a stable condition in hospital.

The strain has been identified as Serogroup B.

The Department for Health and Wellbeing has identified multiple people who have had contact...

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Qld MP’s son contracts bacterial meningitis

State MP for Southern Downs James Lister has thanked the community for an outpouring of well-wishes over the last 24 hours after his eldest son was flown to Toowoomba Hospital yesterday for treatment for bacterial meningitis.

Jeremy Lister, 9, has been stabilised in hospital and the Lister family earlier this...

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