IPD is a serious illness caused by bacteria (called) that enters the body and can cause disease if they spread to the blood (blood poisoning), brain (meningitis) or lungs (some severe forms of pneumonia).


Who is at risk of IPD?
- babies
- young children < 2 years
- adults > 65 years and people with compromised immune systems are also at risk


What are the symptoms of IPD?

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