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Meningitis....my new great granddaughter has it.

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PollyinBrum

PollyinBrum Report 26 Feb 2013 13:31

I am sending your G. granddaughter positve and healing thoughts.

AnnMarieG

AnnMarieG Report 26 Feb 2013 13:59

Sending you all positive thoughts and best wishes that she getts well soon.I know what you are going through as one of my grandaughters had it when she was 3 but thankfully she fully recovered and is a strapping 20yr old. <3 <3 <3

♥†۩ Carol   Paine ۩†♥

♥†۩ Carol Paine ۩†♥ Report 26 Feb 2013 14:16

Thoughts & prayers winging your way. My thought are with you all.

:-) <3

AnninGlos

AnninGlos Report 26 Feb 2013 14:38

Brenda, so sorry to see this. Poor little Princess, sending her lots of thoughts and prayers for her recovery. Bless her, so young to be so poorly. Get well soon little one. Thoughts for you and her family too Brenda, so worrying for you.

Brenda from Wales

Brenda from Wales Report 26 Feb 2013 16:01

Thank you everyone...
I heard from my daughter this morning,but awaiting an update hopefully later.

She had a more peaceful night after loads more antibiotics.They don't think she has septicaemia as there doesn't appear to be a rash,but it is definitely meningitis strep B which affect new babies from the mother apparently....been reading up about it...

There are 4 other babies in the hospital with the same and as the sister said to them....they're all going home!
Both parents stayed overnight....will hear more later.
Do appreciate your kind thoughts and prayers.Ive got friends from all over the world praying for her.

supercrutch

supercrutch Report 26 Feb 2013 16:17

That seems really positive Brenda, try and get some rest, I know it's difficult with babies or even your own children. You always want it to be you that is ill not them.

Sue x

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 26 Feb 2013 16:21

Hi Brenda

Hopefully, you will hear good news later that your precious little one will soon be going home too!!

<3

~~ Jules in Wiltshire~~

~~ Jules in Wiltshire~~ Report 26 Feb 2013 16:36

Im sorry to hear that Princess is unwell...Sending lots of postive vibes her way xx <3

 Sue In Yorkshire.

Sue In Yorkshire. Report 26 Feb 2013 17:47

Still sending Healing thoughts to Princess and tiny Hugs.

Positive thoughts for her Mummy and Daddy.

And Love and Hugs for you Brenda and all the family.

<3 <3 <3

Lady Cutie

Lady Cutie Report 26 Feb 2013 18:04

Brenda ,
Sending all positive thoughts and prayers for your little one .
It's a worrying time for everyone but i'm sure she will be alright soon .
.
My grandson had menigitis when he was 5 yrs old he had just started school he was quite ill for a while , but now he is 18 yrs old and going to Uni .

So as someone else said this time next yr she will be into your cupboards and everything else she can get her hands on :-D
love to you all <3 <3
Hazelx

Jazzie

Jazzie Report 26 Feb 2013 20:44

Hi Brenda, So sorry to hear that your G Granddaughter is unwell..my Granddaughter had pneumococcal meningitis at 3 weeks old, she was really unwell for a few days, but now she is a perfectly healthy 15 year old.

Wishing your G Grandaughter a very speedy recovery. xx

VIVinHERTS

VIVinHERTS Report 26 Feb 2013 21:14

Princess is in my thoughts and prayers Brenda xxx

Kay????

Kay???? Report 26 Feb 2013 22:14


Good news Brenda,,,,,,a worry but shes in good hands and I'm sure she will be back home real soon......

Elizabeth A

Elizabeth A Report 26 Feb 2013 23:48

Thoughts are with you all

Liz

Jean

Jean Report 27 Feb 2013 00:48

wishing her a speedy recovery x

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond Report 27 Feb 2013 08:16

Let's hope each day brings better news Brenda, it's good that there is no sign of septicaemia and I am glad little Princess had a better night. Hopefully last night will have been even better and her little body can rest and respond to the medication to fight the illness.

I was trying to show a positive note, that altho Harry was very poorly he came off light with just the hearing problem that hardly affects his life. Of course there are newer and stronger drugs now and more knowledge of the illness.

Best wishes to the little one and her family.

Lizxx

Brenda from Wales

Brenda from Wales Report 27 Feb 2013 10:28

Had a call at midnight from daughter to say she had been back home to bring granddaughter to get clothes etc as they were both staying again at hospital.There was an improvement ,but they should know today a bit more as the tests from the cultures etc take 48 hours.

She was a lot calmer and didn't cry out as much when they washed her .
2 of the other girls are due at dentist today and she is ringing to see if its alright to go as they might need some medication due to this illness first.

Baby responded o her daddy when he talks to her,which didn't happen before.

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 27 Feb 2013 10:32

all good news then Brenda <3 <3

~`*`Jude`*`~

~`*`Jude`*`~ Report 27 Feb 2013 11:31

That is good news Brenda......yayyyyyyy:)

jude xx

SueMaid

SueMaid Report 27 Feb 2013 11:37

Keep fighting little one <3