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Mumsnetters aren't necessarily qualified to help if your child is unwell. If you have any serious medical concerns, we would urge you to consult your GP.


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lalamumto3 Tue 31-Dec-13 12:54:59


gericom Tue 31-Dec-13 12:51:16

I am bumping this thread as Stone's mummy is trying to get to 6000 likes for his facebook page by the end of today, so if you are able please help. You can read his story on the link above.

KeepTryin Mon 09-Dec-13 23:50:46

Thank you and bump

gericom Mon 09-Dec-13 12:45:10

It is just over a year since Stone fell ill with this terrible disease. He is now brain damaged and nearly blind and has also been diagnosed with cerebral palsy. You can catch up with his progress on his facebook page in the link above.

gericom Tue 26-Feb-13 14:23:49

Bump, Stone's mum is trying to get 2001 likes for his page by the end of this week

Locketjuice Thu 14-Feb-13 13:35:09

Support stone and his family x thanks

Locketjuice Sun 27-Jan-13 20:22:13


Harumff Tue 22-Jan-13 19:07:35

Both myself (at 23 days old) and my daughter (at 6 1/2 months old) had bacterial meningitis and were very poorly though in the end were both fine..... And neither of us had the rash!

DeWe Tue 22-Jan-13 18:55:45

The rash is also usually one of the later symptoms, by then the patient will be looking very ill.

Ds gets a viral rash quite often which is non fading very similar to the menigitis rash, but isn't really very ill with it, which is reassuring.

gericom Tue 22-Jan-13 17:51:17

thank you

gordonpym Fri 11-Jan-13 14:27:35 putting the link for you.

gericom Thu 10-Jan-13 23:23:13

just want to bump this thread for those of you who have not yet read it

gericom Mon 17-Dec-12 17:43:00

Ladies, could I please ask you to read, like the page and share this story. We are trying to spread the word that some doctors make mistakes and the rash that everyone looks for does not always appear

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