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Public not at risk in wake of Cape Breton meningitis death, heal…

Nova Scotia Medical Examiner Service investigating death of young Glace Bay girl

CBC News

The Nova Scotia Health Authority says the recent death of a young girl from Glace Bay due to meningitis poses no risk to the general public.

Meningitis is an infection of the tissue around the brain and spinal cord. It can be caused by a virus, fungus or bacteria, and it is usually spread through secretions from the nose and mouth.

The bacterial kind of meningitis is considered very dangerous and, in rare …

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Public not at risk in wake of Cape Breton meningitis death, health officials say

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