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Latest Texas School Nurses Organization Stories

2012-08-23 06:25:40

DALLAS, Aug. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas School Nurses Organization (TSNO) has joined more than 30 state and national health organizations across the country in support of the Voices of Meningitis "Boost Our Rates!" initiative, to help educate parents about the importance of meningococcal vaccination for their preteens and teens. With more than a third of Texas teens currently unvaccinated against meningococcal infection, which can cause meningitis, TSNO...

2012-06-06 06:25:56

DALLAS, June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Parents in Texas may be unaware that their adolescent children are at risk of contracting a serious, potentially fatal bacterial infection called meningococcal disease if they have not received the second (booster) dose of meningococcal vaccine now recommended by public health officials. The Texas School Nurses Organization (TSNO) has joined organizations and community leaders on an initiative to ensure that parents are aware of the new Texas...

2010-08-10 08:00:00

SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas School Nurses Organization (TSNO) and the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District (Metro Health) have joined the Voices of Meningitis campaign to urge parents to vaccinate preteens and teens in San Antonio against meningococcal disease, a rare but serious bacterial infection that can cause meningitis and take the life of a child in just a single day. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and leading medical groups recommend...