Florida meningococcal outbreak among gay and bisexual men is one of worst in US history: CDC

Florida meningococcal outbreak among gay and bisexual men is one of worst in US history: CDC

Florida meningococcal outbreak among gay and bisexual men is one of worst in US history: CDC The CDC is reporting 24 cases of meningococcal in the United States with 6 deaths among gay and bisexual men The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating one of the worst meningococcal outbreaks among gay and bisexual men in U.S. history, according to a recent press release. "Getting vaccinated against meningococcal disease is the best way to prevent this serious illness, which can quickly become deadly," said Dr. José R. Romero, director of the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases. "Because of the outbreak in Florida, and the number of Pride events being held across the state in coming weeks, it’s important that gay and bisexual men who live in …
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