Over the past few years, Covid-19 has taken the world by storm. However, many other illnesses and infections can throw your education off course. Many of them can be treated quickly if caught early on, but they can quickly turn life-threatening if left untreated.
College can be overwhelming, but it’s important to take care of yourself both mentally and physically. Unfortunately, we can expose ourselves to unknown risks from everyday actions we never put much thought into, such as sharing a drink with a friend or kissing a loved one.
According to the CDC, there are over 1.2 million cases of bacterial meningitis estimated to happen around the world each year. But what is it, and what does it mean for you?