Meningitis - Viral

Health Tips:
wash hands frequently
cover your cough

Protect yourself by not sharing:
  water bottles
  cups  
   eating utensils
  lipstick
  smoking devices
  toothbrushes


Signs of viral meningitis may be similar to the deadly bacterial meningitis. You must be evaluated by a medical professional to tell the difference.

Symptoms of meningitis may include:

  sudden onset of fever,
  severe headache, and
  stiff neck, often accompanied by
  nausea,
  vomiting,
  rash,
  increased sensitivity to light, and
  mental confusion.

Anyone experiencing these symptoms should seek immediate medical attention.
Student Health has Urgent Care available 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. MTHF, and Wednesdays 9:00-4:30.