UW Student Hospitalized for Meningitis
Dr. Joanne Steane, director of the UW Student Health Service, the university and the Wyoming Department of Health are currently seeking out those who have had close personal contact with the student so they can be offered preventative treatment with antibiotics.
College Vaccine Bill Rejected
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A bill that would require most Wyoming college students get vaccinated against meningitis has died in the Senate.
Senate File 54 failed to get consideration on the Senate floor before a deadline last Friday.
The bill would have required meningitis vaccinations for…
Lawmaker Pushes For Menangitis Vaccinations At UW
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming lawmaker is trying again to vaccinate college students against meningitis.
Last year, Sen. Bill Landen's proposal failed largely because it would cost $335,000 a year. This time the Casper Republican is proposing that students pay for the shots thems…