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Central Florida leaders warn of 'aggressive' meningococcal disease spreading across state

Central Florida leaders warn of ‘aggressive’ meningococcal disease spreading across state

A Florida lawmaker calls on the experts for an important virtual discussion Tuesday evening.It’s about meningococcal disease and monkeypox outbreaks affecting our community.Health officials are investigating at least 24 cases of meningococcal disease, including seven deaths among gay and bisexual men in Florida.”The CDC has called this moment that we’re in right now, this outbreak …

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CDC says gay and bi men in Florida need the meningococcal vaccine, to keep them safe in 'worst' outbreak in US history | CNN

CDC says gay and bi men in Florida need the meningococcal vaccine, to keep them safe in ‘worst’ outbreak in US history | CNN

CNN  —  Don’t be surprised if you see the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention out at the LGBTQ pride parade this year or showing up on your dating app. The CDC’s been trying to warn men in Florida or traveling to Florida, particularly those who identify as gay, bisexual, queer or trans, that …

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Florida meningococcal outbreak among gay and bisexual men is one of worst in US history: CDC

Florida meningococcal outbreak among gay and bisexual men is one of worst in US history: CDC

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating one of the worst meningococcal outbreaks among gay and bisexual men in U.S. history, according to a recent press release.  “Getting vaccinated against meningococcal disease is the best way to prevent this serious illness, which can quickly become …

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