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meningitis & septicaemia can kill in hours!

People who are faced with meningitis and septicaemia have to act fast to help save a life.

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Long lasting memory problems

Posted by Gina Simpson on 19 September 2016

I was diagnosed with viral meningitis in 2003. Apparently it was a rather bad case as, as the headache worsened and the vomiting continued, my brain started shutting down my major programming. The confusion was so great I didn't realize I could no longer hear. I was told later that whatever words I was trying to say were not recognizable. I lost sight just before I lost consciousness. After six days in the hospital I was given a piece of paper about meningitis, told there was no lasting side effects, and sent on my way.For years, I looked...

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Remotely similar ?

Posted by Destiny Camacho on 23 August 2016

Anyone have anything remotely similar to what I'm going through?

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Upcoming challenges in the fight against meningitis and septicaemia in the UK and Ireland

Posted by Linda Glennie, MRF Head of Research and Medical Information on 09 August 2016

We mustn’t lose sight of MenB, but there are other important issues that need addressing in eliminating these deadly illnesses.

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