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Which Dog??

Lynn-Joy
  • By Lynn-Joy · New reply 1:46 am
  • Journal · 14 replies
  • Something light hearted. I have two gorgeous dogs both are rescue dogs, Albert we bought at a pet shop but he got very sick and the vet told us he was a very lucky puppy as he would have died within a ...

Welcome PhoenixB!

WendyStation
  • By WendyStation · Posted yesterday at 10:26 pm
  • Discussion in Introduce yourself · 0 replies
  • Welcome to Encephalitis Global to PhoenixB from the UK! uk flag photo: UK Flag 68gzwo0.gif Will you please introduce yourself? How does this topic touch you? In addition to sharing information and support ...

Post Vaccinal Encephalitis (smallpox) & Narcolepsy

Sleepwalker
  • By Sleepwalker · New reply yesterday at 10:25 pm
  • Journal · 1 reply
  • Hi, I am new to this forum and would like to relay a bit of my experience in hopes that it may validate or at least shed some sort of light for others in similar experiences: When I was about 18 months ...

Burke Rehab in White Plains NY

lilyruby
  • By lilyruby · Posted yesterday at 8:55 pm
  • Discussion in Treatment and therapy · 0 replies
  • Hi. My Father in Law was admitted to Burke Rehab in White Plains, NY after 3 weeks in the hospital for HSE encephalitis. He has been there since last Saturday. The place has a great reputation and seems ...

me.

nana4jj
  • By nana4jj · Posted yesterday at 8:12 pm
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • I feel like I live in a box and I actually feel safe there ...

My dad has HSV encephalitis

JenGB
  • By JenGB · New reply yesterday at 4:49 pm
  • Journal · 17 replies
  • My 69-year-old dad was diagnosed with HSV encephalitis on Monday, January 20, 2014. First they thought it was a stroke and pneumonia. By Thursday, and numerous tests later, it was confirmed that he had ...

Daydreaming

SLOPatient
  • By SLOPatient · Posted yesterday at 1:18 pm
  • Discussion in Diagnosis of encephalitis · 0 replies
  • A thought just crossed my mind and it is pure daydreaming (I hope this is correct phrase in English) Wouldn't it be nice if they would come up with some simpler diagnostic procedure for E, so that they ...

Systemic encephalitis

juejue1964
  • By juejue1964 · New reply yesterday at 12:52 pm
  • Journal · 5 replies
  • Hi, just wondered if anyone has either lost someone or if anyone knows anything about encephalitis and systemic effect on other organs. My 18 year old daughter died, the cause of death has been given ...

Nice to meet everyone

fritzmoua
  • By fritzmoua · New reply yesterday at 12:12 pm
  • Discussion in Introduce yourself · 20 replies
  • Hi, my name is Fritz Moua. I am from 32 years old from Wisconsin. 2013 the day after thanksgiving, I was rushed to the ER and diagnose with Echepahlitis. Since my recovery, with is about 5 months now ...

Peripheral nervous system involvement

hp13
  • By hp13 · New reply yesterday at 11:10 am
  • Discussion in Introduce yourself · 4 replies
  • Hi, I was wondering if anyone else had some peripheral nervous system involvement as well when they had E? I think mine had quite a lot. When I had numbness between my legs for a short while I rubbed ...

Welcome strongJD!

WendyStation
  • By WendyStation · Posted April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Introduce yourself · 0 replies
  • Welcome to Encephalitis Global, strongJD. Will you please introduce yourself? How does this topic touch you ...

Update: 9 month Post E and progress of my 22 years old fiancee...

anujjaju
  • By anujjaju · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Life after encephalitis · 17 replies
  • Hello Friends, I keep posting here about my 22 years old fiancee who got E in July 2013. I am here with some new updates and want your kind suggestions and guidance on the same. I visited my fiancee at ...

Welcome shells-92!

WendyStation
  • By WendyStation · Posted April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Introduce yourself · 0 replies
  • Welcome to Encephalitis Global to shells-92 from Ireland! ireland flag photo: Ireland Flag Flag-Ireland-small.jpg Will you please introduce yourself? How does this topic touch you ...

Welcome SLE1975!

WendyStation
  • By WendyStation · Posted April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Introduce yourself · 0 replies
  • Welcome to Encephalitis Global, SLE1975. Do we understand from your nickname that you had St. Louis Encephalitis in 1975? How are you doing, now ...

Am I the Only One With a Nasty Husband?

karensky
  • By karensky · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Relationships · 29 replies
  • I know I've exhausted this topic ad nauseum many times before on this forum. However, sometimes it really gets to me and tonight is one of those times. My husband is not nice or me more times than not ...

Welcome Mariettehat!

WendyStation
  • By WendyStation · Posted April 15, 2014
  • Discussion in Introduce yourself · 0 replies
  • Welcome to Encephalitis Global to Mariettehat from South Africa! south africa flag photo: Flag of South Africa flag_of_south_africa.jpg Will you please introduce yourself? How does this topic touch you ...

FACES 2014 video now available

WendyStation
  • By WendyStation · New reply April 15, 2014
  • Discussion in Life after encephalitis · 1 reply
  • The FACES 2014 video is now available online. Please visit our webpage at FACES 2014 Video for more information. We wish to thank the following people for their kind FACES 2014 Video donation: Dolores ...

Welcome BillPie!

WendyStation
  • By WendyStation · New reply April 15, 2014
  • Discussion in Introduce yourself · 5 replies
  • Welcome to Encephalitis Global, BillPie. You mention that you have been touched by encephalitis? How are you doing, now ...

"A wake-up call from a young e-patient: 'I need to be heard'”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 15, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 4/15/14 Dear members, I am writing to share with you a new guest column in "Scope," the Stanford University School of Medicine's medical blog: "A wake-up ...

Daid birds souite ta test fer West Nile Virus

WendyStation
  • By WendyStation · New reply April 15, 2014
  • Discussion in Life after encephalitis · 1 reply
  • A morning smile from The South Carolina Record, which calls itself a "redneck" newspaper... An article titled Daid birds souite by S. C. Department o’Heelth an’ Environmantal Kuntrol ta test fer West ...

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