Health officials urge gay men get meningitis vaccine

July 27, 2016 2:19 PM

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Health officials urge gay men get meningitis vaccine

LOS ANGELES – Health officials in Southern California are urging high-risk gay and bisexual men to get the meningitis vaccine after observing an increase in cases of invasive meningococcal disease, a potentially deadly infection.

The Daily News reports Tuesday’s alert broadens a previous recommendation earlier this month.

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