FIVE KIDS IN HOSPITAL WITH KILLER DISEASE
Five Wellington children - including two who had been fully immunised - have been admitted to hospital with life-threatening meningococcal disease in the past week.
MENINGOCOCCAL IMMUNISATON FAILS PATIENTS
Tests have confirmed that four Wellington children admitted to hospital with meningococcal disease had the epidemic strain targeted by the national vaccination programme.
Meningococcal B disease
Hope vaccine will be meningitis 'holy grail'
The deadly meningococcal B disease could be relegated to history with the development of a vaccine heralded as a "holy grail".