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Corrigan-Radgowski Correctional Center (Department of Correction Photo)

Family Sues Conneticut Over Inmate’s Meningitis Death

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The family of a Connecticut prison inmate who died of bacterial meningitis has filed a lawsuit alleging prison officials allowed him to suffer for more than a week before sending him […]

06/24/2014

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Family Sues State Over Inmate’s Meningitis Death

The family of a Connecticut prison inmate who died of bacterial meningitis has filed a lawsuit alleging prison officials allowed him to suffer for more than a week before sending him to a doctor.

06/24/2014

University of Hartford. Photo courtesy of university spokesman Dave Isgur.

Student With Meningitis Dies

The University of Hartford says the death of one of its students is a result of bacterial meningitis.

05/04/2014

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Princeton To Offer Meningitis B Vaccine To 6,000

Princeton University says a meningitis vaccine not yet licensed for use in the U.S. will be made available on campus starting Dec. 9 to nearly 6,000 students.

11/26/2013

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7th Possible Meningitis Case On Princeton Campus

State health officials have declared a meningitis outbreak on the Princeton University campus.

11/11/2013

Rosa DeLauro (Matt Dwyer/WTIC photo)

DeLauro Seeks Crackdown On Compounded Drugs

WASHINGTON (AP) _ Two Democratic lawmakers on Tuesday called for stricter federal oversight of compounding pharmacies in the wake a deadly meningitis outbreak linked to contaminated injections made by a Massachusetts specialty pharmacy. Representatives Rosa […]

10/09/2012

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Conn. Recipient Of Medicine In Meningitis Outbreak Is Identified; No Patients Here Are Ill

The Connecticut Department of Public Health has now identified the medical practice in the state which received a shipment of medication now linked to a multi-state outbreak of fungal meningitis.  Of the 39 patients of […]

10/05/2012

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Officials: No Fungal Meningitis Cases In Connecticut

Connecticut health officials say a company linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak sent steroids to one medical practice in the state, but no illnesses are reported.

10/04/2012

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