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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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Viral meningitis after effects questions

Posted by Missy on 31 July 2014

Hi. I am 42 and I was diagnosed with viral meningitis this Aug. At first I experienced a lot of balance issues, double vision and fatigue. I am doing much better now even though I still get tired easily. However I have this feeling of being under the influence ALL the time. It's like Im on my 2nd glass of wine. Not drunk but definitely tipsy. I feel spacy and I was wondering if anyone else has experienced this. Also I have noticed I don't have a lot of patience and get frustrated quickly. Does this sound familiar to anyone?var...

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Memory loss after meningitis

Posted by Lisa Ellen on 31 July 2014

I had meningitis as an infant . In those days there was not the same kind of investigations or support for survivors. I went through my childhood with hardly any problems except memory and being clumsy. When I was studying my poor memory came to light. Has anyone else discovered the impact later in life ? I would like to try and improve my memory but I really am not sure if this can be donevar switchTo5x=true;stLight.options({publisher:'183b574c-4eda-461e-9fc2-e5c8e212b6a5'});

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A world free from meningitis

Posted by Gill Currie on 31 July 2014

Receding Meningitis Belt in Africa show the value of vaccines

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