Department Of Public Health Warns Of Meningococcal Disease In LA, OCMeningococcal disease is caused by a bacteria and can cause meningitis and bloodstream infections, known as sepsis.
OC Health Officials Issue Warning On Potential Disease OutbreakPublic health officials are warning of a potential outbreak of meningococcal disease after an 18-year-old Huntington Beach girl was diagnosed with the infection.
Life-Threatening Meningoccal Disease On The Rise In Los AngelesThe county's top public health officer warned Tuesday that cases of meningococcal disease are on the rise in Los Angeles and urged several at-risk groups to get vaccinations.

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