"Probably" Viral Meningitis
Phileas15 hours ago
I am new to the forum and I would like to find out more about viral meningitis.
Firstly, it is my wife that has been ill now for aro...
Tez993 days ago
Hi, my brother has been in ICU now with Pneumococcal Menigitis. They’ve stopped his sedation and he still has the tube down his throat - cle...
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INSOMNIA - after Viral meningitis
Safra6 days ago
Like many here i was discharged from hospital, and told 7 to 10 days, which is in line witht he NHS guidelines (due for review in 2020), ho...
Not sure what to do
DSF7677 days ago
So I have had some bad luck lately, In November of 2017 I was diagnosed with a benign brain tumor called an Acoustic Neuroma. I recently had...
Recommendations for easing tightness in scalp following BM
Sab017 days ago
Hey all, following a bout of BM 2 years ago, every time I stand up or walk around for a slightly prolonged period of time, even just over an...
Post viral meningitis symptoms
peechesgirl7 days ago
Question for people who have had VM ....It has been 3 years since my last bout of VM. I had it 3 years before that also. As you can imagin...
9 months old meningitis
joneap8 days ago
Hi Im new my grandson is 9 months old and they suspect meningitis he became lifeless feverish The did a spinal tap in him and seen that it w...
Travelling after BM
Sab018 days agoPOPULAR
Hi everyone! I have a question...I am 2 years post BM recovery and it's been a tough road, however I'm now considering going away on holiday...
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Weakness/stamina/strength... neck arms legs...
Stace309 days ago
i have got to the point now where i just don't do what my body/arms/hands etc lets me but i w...
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Has anybody had depression/ been on Anti-depressants after Viral Meningitis. If so, how long after diagnosis did you take antidepressants?
kawt9 days ago
I had viral meningitis over 7 months ago and in the past couple of weeks have had times of bursting into tears for no reason, feeling low et...
Ciarad10 days ago
Advice please. I'm facing into my 3rd week of vicious headaches, sheer exhaustion and aches & pains. I did an overnight stay on Thursday in ...
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Hugh7210 days ago
I was diagnosed with VM a 2 weeks ago. The headaches started about 5 weeks ago. After an MRI and spinal tap, my Dr confirmed the VM. While I...
Post bacterial meningitis headaches
Sarahlbt15 days ago
I had bacterial Meningitis last September. I fortunately didn’t have any permanent damage and am recovering well. I went back t...
Newly diagnosed - returning to work?
Kopdx15 days ago
Hi All, I’m in my late 20s and recently diagnisosed with VM 2 weeks ago. I went to the ER, had lumber puncture, declined to stay in the hosp...
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Possible viral meningitis
Tupshaw20 days ago
Hello. I am looking for some answers. About 4 weeks ago I started to get this wierd headache and by day 3 nothing would take the pain away. ...
AbbieChandler2622 days ago
Hi, shortly after birth my daughter was diagnosed with bacterial meningitis and was treated in hospital for two weeks receiving antibiotics ...
Life after effects..
Izzat24 days ago
Hi folks im post meningitis and encephalitis after 9 months survived. Deals with life after effect is not too easy and left me out with tra...
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Ups and downs!
KyleJolley123a month ago
It's been a few months since my original post. I have come along way, I am right at the 9 month mark and have seen improvements. I no longer...
Recovery after bacterial viral meningitis
Lauraburns000a month ago
I’ve found it really helpful reading this forum and it’s really helped me not feel alone.
I had shingles which caused my meningi...
Sal672002a month ago
I had a ruptured brain aneurysm Dec 9th 2012 clipped to save my life.While recovering I spiked a fever of 105 , had a spinal tap done and it...
VM advise needed
Lozza_ja month agoPOPULAR
I’ve just been discharged from hospital with VM however I have little or no advice about the recovery other than it should take 7-10 days. ...
My daughter had vm
Emilymadsa month ago
Hi my daughter had vm 18 months ago age 13 it was a horrific experience for her and she is still not right now.She continues to get severe h...
Aftermath of meningitis in children
4Skya month ago
Hello, I am new to this post and am beyond concerned for my 6 year old son. He had bacterial meningitis when he was 3 months old. (Though th...
Work recovery & help
Stace30a month agoPOPULAR
Hey guys i just thought it’d be interesting/help to know;
•who/how many people have gone straight back to work?
•Anyone that has never gone b...
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Nicolam1904a month ago
My 8 year old survived pneumococcal meningitis in march 2016. Hes changed so much and struggles daily with school, he finds the work too har...
VM and fatigue episodes 6 months after.
categeda month ago
Hi, I had suspected VM in July 2017. Crushing headache that increased over the course of 6h, vomiting, slurred speech, dizziness, extreame r...
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PTSD mood swings meningitis
So i just thought i would write a post or rather ask a question!...
Has anyone realised/admitted/thought they had post traumatic str...
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Introduction and story
Britosborna month ago
My name is Brittany I have an almost 4 year old son. And live with his father who I have been with for over five years.
My story starts in th...
One month into recovery and it’s so overwhelming
Keely-Sa month agoPOPULAR
I have never written on a forum before but right now I feel I need to ‘talk’ to people who will understand . I had Bacterial meningit...
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Pain in back of head and neck
Nanny65a month ago
Hi I had vm in June last year made slow progress up to Christmas but have worse pain now. I seem to have gone backwards. I am 65 years old. ...
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