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Meningococcal disease
Meningococcal disease at 3 1/2 years

I remember sitting by his bed all night planning a funeral in my head.

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At Meningitis Research Foundation we campaign for:

  • A world where effective vaccinations can protect everyone from meningitis and septicaemia. 
  • A world where people who do get the diseases get the most effective diagnosis and treatments possible. 
  • A world where people affected and their families have the best support and information.