In a follow-up to a report earlier this week concerning a student diagnosed with meningococcal disease at Oregon State University (OSU), the school’s Student Health Service has reported a second...

On Tuesday, officials at Linfield College in McMinnville, OR reported on a student that was hospitalized with a yet unidentified infection; however, the symptoms are consistent with a variety of diseases...

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Frankie Milley founded Meningitis Angels when her teenage son Ryan died. Portland, Ore. dad Scott Parkhurst joined the fight last year after losing his 17-year-old son, Jake. Meningitis Angels, a national...

As previously reported after the 6th case of meningococcal group B disease in a University of Oregon student, Oregon Governor Kate Brown released the Public Service Announcement (PSA) this past Tuesday. In...

In what is the largest meningococcal meningitis outbreak on a US college campus since Princeton University recorded 8 cases in 2013, Oregon health officials are investigating a sixth possible case of the...

In response to four recent cases of meningococcemia/meningococcal meningitis in University of Oregon students since the beginning of the year, including the death of 18-year-old freshman, Lauren Jones,...

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After the three confirmed cases of meningococcal meningitis on the University of Oregon (UO) campus this year and the suspect case in the death of freshman, Lauren Jones, university officials say they...

For the third time in less than a month, the University of Oregon has reported a student who has tested positive for meningococcal disease. The latest case was diagnosed with Neisseria meningococcemia...

The University of Oregon was notified that a student was diagnosed with Neisseria meningococcemia on Tuesday, February 3, 2015. Meningococcal disease is a serious bacterial illness that includes bloodstream...

By Jory Lange A Shigella outbreak at a wedding near Portland, Oregon that sickened 107 wedding guests has just been reported by the Oregon Health Authority. 263 people attended the wedding. At least 107...