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A meningitis centre of excellence is to be built in the west as part of a five year plan by a locally based national charity.
The first vaccine which protects against meningitis B should be included in the national immunisation programme, a leading meningitis organisation said this week.
A Galway based national meningitis charity says the biggest barrier it has faced since it was set up three years ago is overcoming myths and misinformation about the condition.
A case of meningitis has been identified in a crèche in Castepollard, it was confirmed this week.
A meningitis awareness charity is urging people to be on the alert for the condition which is more common during winter.
More than 500 boys and girls will take part in a 12 hour sponsored soccer marathon in Oranmore later this month to raise funds for local charities.
A national meningitis charity is urging people to be aware of the symptoms of the condition. There is at least one case of the infection each day in Ireland.
Three Galway people who have experienced the devastation caused by meningitis have joined forces with Connacht rugby captain John Muldoon to highlight the importance of support following a diagnosis.
A tribute/benefit night for the late Philly Morrissey, who died in May 2010 from meningitis, takes place tonight Friday September 24. The event will be hosted in Kytelers Inn from 8pm until late.
A local man has enlisted a 100-strong team of family, friends and colleagues to take part in this year’s Galway marathon in aid of the Meningitis Trust.