Terri_morris3 days ago
I was only 17 when I was diagnosed, to others this may not mean much to others. But for me it means the last 4 years I've lost a social life...
Gabzzz7 days ago
Hi, my son is 5 years old, should he be immunised for Meningitis B? What's your view, thanks.
Bacterial meningitis sufferer
Cloudlover11 days ago
I am now home resting from a bout of bacterial meningitis. I was in the hospital for 8 days. They said if I hadn't come in the day I did I ...
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2 years post Bacterial menegitis
pinderje00811 days ago
Well it is now 2017. I had a back surgery that went wrong and my home physical therapy nurse said I had the classic signs of a spinal fluid ...
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Shannon9712 days ago
Does adults get meningitis jabs
Sarcoidosis or Non-Hodgkin
Boogie196424 days ago
Does anybody has nearly the same symptoms as I do. I have had a PET-scan and my lymfs in the chest lightened up. My neurologist (I had chron...
Alternative suggestions to ease chronic headaches
PAULAMILa month ago
Has anyone used any alternative methods to get rid of chronic headaches with any success? Someone has suggested peppermint oil but am not su...
Experience with TB Meningitis
Mmwba month ago
My mum has been diagnosed with TB Meningitis,I must say it's been quite hard her symptoms being ,loss of balance,nausea, vomiting,loss of vi...
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MNClaireDa month ago
Thank you for all your posts, messages and contributions to our forum over the past year. I know how much this forum has helped many people ...
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Rapid weight loss with TB meningitis
My boyfriend has been ill in South Afruca with a mystery illness. It has been 'diagnosed' as TB meningitis, more because they are at a loss...
Post VM headache
Tonixshacka month ago
Hi there looking for some advice, i was diagnosed with VM 7 weeks ago. For the past 2 weeks i have started feeling fairly normal i had post ...
Do I have meningitis?
Severaicea month ago
I've had a constant fever of 38.6 with peaks at 39.8 since Friday. I also have a headache that's becoming worse and cold feet. When I ge...
Looking for advice - very concerned
shannenmcvittiea month ago
I have joined looking for advice.
My partner's work mate has been rushed into hospital after having a cold for a couple of weeks, ...
Hydrocephalus from ecoli meningitis - 5 month old
paigerprincessa77a month ago
My daughter is now 5 months old and we were just informed yesterday she will need shunts & tube for lifetime. We were also told she has NOT ...
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I'm new on here. 5 years on
Groovygranmaa month ago
Hi I had viral meningitis in 2011 3 wks after major brain surgery. I was in hospital for 2 was having various tests, antibiotics & antiviral...
recurrence of viral meningitis
fran39a month ago
Hi, I am new to posting! I first had VM in 2014 and spent a week in hospital where I had a lumber puncture to confirm diagnosis. For sever...
Living in the Shadow
Living_in_the_shadow2 months ago
In the spring of 1997 I had completed my first triathlon sprint. I was young and fit and full of life! I was living alone and woke up a week...
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Meningitis without cure and Memory Loss
Hidden2 months ago
I have encephalitis is a kind of meningitis, It was painful. It was 3 or 4 years ago. I didn't go to the hospital at all or tell my parent...
RestisBest2 months ago
I am very interested to hear from people (or heard of someone) who have made a full recovery from Viral meningitis, or even Varicella zoster...
Neilwines2 months ago
Hi. I was struck down in April this year with bm pneumonia and sepsis. Things were touch and go for the first week while in a coma. I came o...
PTSD after BM
Pcris2 months ago
My BF had BM in January this year. Doctors are now saying that he might have PTSD.
Can anyone relate to this?
Meningococcal Meningitis- 5 years on
Jobiwan2 months ago
A year ago I wrote my first post here about the headaches I was suffering. I assumed they were migraines (as I'd never experienced headaches...
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Venkat from chennai
Murlivenkat2 months ago
My wife Rohini started having fever from October 2 2016 & was given initially paracetamol & other fever reducing tablets the fever did not s...
Viral meningitis , Varicella zoster virus.
I was hit by VM back in July 13th 2016. 10 days before my wedding. Which of course was cancelled.
After about a week, which involved trips to...
Jergen223452 months ago
Hi all, an update. Going on week six now. Just returned from hospital after a four day stay (my spouse) All lab work, radiology looked go...
Tonixshack2 months ago
Hi i was diagnosed with viral meningitis 4 weeks ago, i was having symptoms of dizziness nausea and short term memort loss for 17 days prior...
Lumbar puncture problems
TeeMarie932 months ago
When I was first diagnosed with VM in Feb 2016 they needed to perform a lumbar puncture. This resulted in me laying on my side for the do...
New to community & this is my meningitis story
Rayvenjade2 months ago
In October of 2014 I became ill with what I thought was the flu. My temp was 102.9 for about 24 hrs before going to an urgent care facility....
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VM PERSONAL RECOVERY MARKERS
abracad2 months agoPOPULAR
Hi all, I had Viral Meningitis in June this year for the 2nd time.
I have responded to a few posts on here when & where I though I could be o...
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Extreme Nausea - Full Feeling
Jergen223452 months agoPOPULAR
Hi all, my spouse is four weeks into VM and still suffers from nausea and a feeling of fullness .Any suggestions into foodstuffs that are m...
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