College Students Need Vaccinations

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Nebraska Department of Health recommends that college students who are going to live in a dormitory or another group setting like a fraternity or sorority get vaccinated to prevent meningococcal meningitis.

"Meningococcal meningitis is a potentially life-threatening bacterial infection that can lead to swelling of the brain and spinal cord or to a bloodstream infection," said Dr. Joann Schaefer, the state

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