The following materials provide
useful background information on meningococcal disease
(e.g., transmission, symptoms and incidence) and how
it can be prevented.
Disease Backgrounder Provides background information about meningococcal disease
among adolescents and young adults, and summarizes disease
incidence, transmission, symptoms, treatment and prevention.
Meningococcal Disease Fact Sheet
Presented in a question-and-answer format, this fact sheet
answers the most commonly asked questions about meningococcal disease among adolescents and young adults.
Public Service Announcement (PSA)
National and local television and radio PSA campaigns featuring NMA spokespersons discussing their experiences with meningococcal disease, as well as the importance of education and vaccination.
The National Meningitis Association, Inc. P.O. Box 725165 - Atlanta, GA 31139 • 1.866.366.3662 (1.866.FONE.NMA)
Disclaimer: The information contained in this National Meningitis Association (NMA) Web site is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment, and NMA recommends consultation with your clinician or other health care provider. Information on this Web site is provided for informational purposes only.