• Health

    Gay/bi men in Florida should get the meningococcal vaccine

    The CDC’s been striving to warn guys in Florida or touring to Florida, specifically those people who recognize as homosexual, bisexual, queer or trans, that they will need to get a vaccine that can prevent them from obtaining meningococcal condition. Meningococcal illness, together with meningitis, is a bacterial infection in the lining of the brain and spinal wire. There is an ongoing outbreak in Florida in what the CDC describes as “just one of the worst outbreaks of meningococcal illness amongst homosexual and bisexual adult men in U.S. heritage.” As of Friday, there have been 26 instances and seven fatalities with 24 of these instances amongst males who have sexual…