How to Protect Yourself From Meningitis?

Answer Meningitis is a communicable disease that causes inflammation of the fluid surrounding the spinal cord and brain. Meningitis can be caused by a viral, bacterial or fungal infection and the severity... Read More »

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How to Treat Meningitis (Spinal Meningitis)?

Meningitis, sometimes referred to as spinal meningitis, is an infection of the fluid that surrounds the brain and the fluid of a person's spinal cord. Meningitis is usually caused by a bacterial or... Read More »

A child I know had meningitis as a baby. He has had several operations for growth plates in his legs. Hes now been diagonsed with acid erosion of the teeth. Can meningitis cause acid erosion in teeth?

No, anything that happens after several years of the person having meningitis is not in any way connected to meningitis, the acid erosion could be down to the diet he has if it is high in acidity, ... Read More »

Can a dog have meningitis?

Meningitis, also known as meningococcal disease or meningococcal meningitis, can affect dogs. Symptoms of canine meningitis include restlessness, excitability, unusual clumsiness, high temperature ... Read More »

What are the agents of meningitis?

Meningitis is a rather painful swelling of the meninges, a type of nervous tissue surrounding your brain and spinal cord. There are three major agents responsible for this potentially life-threaten... Read More »