OHIO launches meningitis awareness campaign Ohio University recently launched an informational campaign aimed at educating students about bacterial meningitis. With its focus on prevention and symptom recognition, the campaign seeks to decrease meningitis occurrences on campus by 50 percent.
Word on the Street: Meningitis As this is the season for cold and flu symptoms, Lo Martinez asks Ohio University students what they know about meningitis.
Meningitis: Causes, symptoms and prevention tips Since January 2009, there have been eight cases of bacterial meningitis on Ohio University’s Athens campus. Here, Athens City-County Health Commissioner Dr. James Gaskell discusses the disease's causes, symptoms and prevention.