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Winter appeal against Meningitis

Meningitis charities are issuing warnings during the winter months for people to look out for the symptoms of the disease.

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Meningitis symptoms "get worse and worse quickly"

Meningitis charities are warning parents to look out for the symptoms of meningitis and septicaemia over the winter months.

The disease can kill within 24 hours and the early signs can be easily mistaken for flu.

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