MENINGOCOCCAL MENINGITIS IS A DEVASTATING ILLNESS WITH A HIGH MORTALITY RATE1A Archive HOME > MENINGOCOCCAL MENINGITIS IS A DEVASTATING ILLNESS WITH A HIGH MORTALITY RATE1A

World Meningitis Day is on 24 April and the theme for 2020 is #DefeatMeningitis. The aim of this day is to raise awareness about Meningococcal Meningitis in particular, a disease that can be devastating, with high fatality and a life-changing permanent impact on survivors, even when adequate treatment is provided.1a+f