Bacterial Meningitis

Suspected Case of Bacterial Meningitis in Windham, NHParents at Windham High School received a memo on Friday, saying a male student may have contracted the disease. His name has not been released.
Meningitis Victims Can Likely Inspect Framingham PharmacyA judge has told lawyers for victims of a deadly national meningitis outbreak tied to a Framingham pharmacy that she will likely grant their request for an exhaustive inspection and testing at the facility.
NECC Owner Barry Cadden Declines To Testify At Congressional HearingThe owner and director of the specialty pharmacy tied to a deadly meningitis outbreak declined to testify Wednesday morning before a congressional committee investigating the matter.
Mass. DPH Head Doesn't Know Why NECC Escaped Severe Penalty In 2004The head of the Massachusetts health department says investigators still don't know why regulators backed off a severe penalty against the New England Compounding Center in 2004.
Report: FDA Wanted To Close NECC In 2003Nearly a decade ago, federal health inspectors wanted to shut down the Framingham pharmacy linked to a recent deadly meningitis outbreak until it cleaned up its operations, according to congressional investigators.
Report: Pharmacy Sent Quality Assurance Report To Customers Despite Lab BacteriaThe compounding pharmacy in Framingham blamed for a national fungal meningitis outbreak reportedly sent customers a "quality assurance report card" just before people started getting sick.
Framingham Pharmacy Settled With Family After 2004 Meningitis DeathThe compounding pharmacy suspected in the outbreak settled a lawsuit alleging it produced a tainted shot that caused a man's death in 2004.
Community Mourning Boston Student's Death Due To Probable Case Of MeningitisThe Boston school community is grieving Tuesday morning after a 12-year-old died from a probable case of bacterial meningitis.
Boston Latin Student Dies Of Probable Bacterial MeningitisA seventh grade girl at Boston Latin Academy has died in a suspected case of bacterial meningitis, according to a Boston public health official.
Bacterial Meningitis Case Diagnosed At Hopedale High SchoolParents and kids in Hopedale are learning that someone at the high school has been diagnosed with bacterial meningitis.
Franklin Pierce University Student Dies Of Bacterial MeningitisA New Hampshire college says one of its students died of bacterial meningitis at a Worcester hospital.