Tag Archives: Meningitis

'I had bacterial meningitis and septicaemia' – DWTS presenter James Patrice told he was 'so lucky' by doctors

James Patrice, and right, as a ten-year-old ‘I had bacterial meningitis and septicaemia’ – DWTS presenter James Patrice told he was ‘so lucky’ by doctors Independent.ie Television star James Patrice has opened up about how he was left fighting for his life after contracting deadly meningitis as a ten-year-old. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/i-had-bacterial-meningitis-and-septicaemia-dwts-presenter-james-patrice-told-he-was-so-lucky-by-doctors-37713909.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37713875.ece/810de/AUTOCROP/h342/jamespatrice.PNG Email Television star James… Read More »

Meningitis: What are the symptoms – and everything you need to know

There are two main types of meningitis: bacterial and viral. Stock photo Meningitis: What are the symptoms – and everything you need to know Independent.ie Meningococcal disease is a serious illness that has the potential to kill a healthy person of any age within hours of their first symptom. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/meningitis-what-are-the-symptoms-and-everything-you-need-to-know-37701770.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37701849.ece/8fed5/AUTOCROP/h342/sick.PNG Email Meningococcal disease is… Read More »