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jennyg_x Sunday 22nd February 2015 is world encephalitis day, we need to raise more awareness about this rare illness. Encephalitis NMDA was only discovered in 2007, before then people were misdiagnosed, put in mental institutes and some even died! We need to stop the misdiagnosis of encephalitis and help people get the right treatment! #showyouknow #encephalitis #NMDA #braininjuryawareness #encephalitisday #worldencephalitisday @the_encephalitis_society_ 4d
  •   rebexsti So agree with this! x 4d
  •   manicbrain Even after 2007 many people such as myself still misdiagnosed for years under mental health! 4d
  •   jennyg_x @manicbrain Yeah I didn't word it right aha! I meant that before and now as like you I was misdiagnosed too! Even worse, I was looking through my hospital records and the doctor has put in writing that he thinks I've been suffering from bipolar disorder since a young child but never did anything about it!! I wasn't offered any help at all prior to being diagnosed I had to self refer myself to a counselor but I only had 1 appointment before ending up in hospital. I just had loads of different depression meds thrown at me. So determined not to let this happen to anyone else, hope you're okay! 4d
  •   manicbrain @jennyg_x if that was when you were younger though, may be unrelated to encephalitis. That's one reason I'll never ask to read my medical notes, sometimes there are certain things drs & other health professionals don't wish to tell the patient and it's for their best interest , as they may only be exploring a diagnosis and letting the patient know could be more harm than good! 4d
  •   jennyg_x @manicbrain I only got mine because I had to give them to my travel insurance to prove I didn't have encephalitis before I went on holiday. I looked through to see what tests they had done when I had been having seizures- none! It was a letter to my gp the week before I went away and they were basically saying I was having panic attacks not seizures and from looking at past history he thinks I have bipolar. I can't remember the exact wording now but it annoyed me how they could assume it was a mental illness before even looking at the neurological side as after every seizure I would be taken to hospital by ambulance but after being at the hospital for an hour my brain would tell me I'm fine and that's all I would tell doctors that I was fine as I thought I was. "I'm fine" became my families most hated phrase because I would say it after every episode or seizure. How is funding going for your treatment? 4d
  •   manicbrain @jennyg_x oh I see. It's a very slow and frustrating process, so I guess the answer is the funding is not going anywhere right now.. 4d

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Ludwig Bex
rebexsti Looking forward to letting everyone know my support for @the_encephalitis_society_ in time for World Encephalitis Day on 22nd February! #encephalitis #showyouknow 4d

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Crema Caroline MacIntosh
macintosh012 First meeting as a #trustee for @the_encephalitis_society_ very excited to hear more about #showyouknow #WED222 6d

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the_encephalitis_society_ #showyouknow and support us on World Encephalitis Day 22nd February 2015. Join us at the #Awakenings concert at the Everyman Theatre in #Liverpool with #BGT’s semi-finalist Aliki Chrysochou #charity #charityevent #charitynight: http://bit.ly/1BZqeE3 2w

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lizzth3shizz #wcw goes to the newest applebees employee #showyouknow #showyoucare #applebees #workinghard 4mon

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demontpinder @Kalateef Piece I was working on last night ..wish him well on his next move in life...relocating n starting fresh ..delivery by @iammicha1/ @glenhodge #cirocboyz #donjulio #smirnoff #bulleit #showyouknow @iamdiddy @ciroc 1y

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asdesserts What a great event at F.A.M.E @blindwhino with several vendors including a's desserts! #rscfame #feeddc #donjuliotequila #showyouknow 1y
  •   jeromebaker3rd Those deserts were so good! I was djing and enjoying them. Thanks for coming out. 1y

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