Hi there, my Husband works an opposite shift from another employee who has been hospitalized with swine flu. He does not work with him, but has used the same shower to clean up after his shift. If my Husband has been exposed , will getting a flu shot now do any good? This guy has been in the hospital all week and just now got diagnosed. Thank you
Good Afternoon, I was in the Defence Force 2007-2013. When I got chosen to go on deployment overseas to Iraq, a pre requiset was to have a H1N1 Swine Flu Vaccination, I didn t eventually go to Iraq. Vaccinated November 2009. 6 Months Later April 2010 - Admitted to Base Hospital Symptoms Sleepy, Ears Blocked, throat sore, cough, runny nose, lethargy, diziness, allover body limb soreness, gastrointeritis, diarrhea like a tap, vommiting, dehydrated, cold shivers with a high fever and eyes are light sensitive. Cannot keep down food or water. Administered pain relief paracetomol and had to consume water or be placed on a drip. Discharged after 2 days. March 2011 - Admitted to Base Hospital Symptoms Sleepy, Ears Blocked, throat sore, cough, runny nose, lethargy, diziness, allover body limb soreness, gastrointeritis, diarrhea like a tap, vommiting, dehydrated, cold shivers with a high fever and eyes are light sensitive. Cannot keep down food or water. Administered pain relief paracetomol and had to consume water or be placed on a drip. Discharged after 2 days. May 2011 - Involved in a car accident out the front of base by a negligent driver, sustained some physical injuries and mild concussion. I was rear ended at 80km/h, my car was stationary. Taken back into base hospital for observation and released later that day. October 2011 Diagnosed by sleep physician to have Narcolepsy Cataplexy and started tratment with Modafinil, which I felt all side effects of drug. Later changed to ritalin with better results, up to 50mg a day if required (10mg tabs). May 2012 Admitted myself to public Hospital after midnight with an all over body rash. Red in colour, rash was risen a few millimeters above the skin like a welt, was that itchy couldn t stop scratching it, started only as 2 small circles on my stomach, 4 hours earlier. Was given a anti histamene and allowed to sleep for 6 hours. Rash settled down, inflamation dropped back to skin level and was released from Hospital. October 2013 Medically Discharged from Defence Force December 2013 Saturday 14/12 /13 Symptoms When tongue is flared out, it has an all over yellow/ like puss apperance also, Sleepy, Ears Blocked, throat sore, cough, runny nose, lethargy, diziness, allover body limb soreness, gastrointeritis, diarrhea like a tap, vommiting, dehydrated, cold shivers with a high fever and eyes are light sensitive. Cannot keep down food or water. Only starting to come good today, Mon16/12/13, but still have headache and diziness, vomiting and diorrhea has stopped for now. Questions 1. Cause my Narcolepsy/ Cataplexy symptoms started in 2010, is it possible that the H1N1 injection was to blame? I say this because I had not complained of being tired or falling asleep after consuming a can of coke etc, prior to NOVEMBER 2009, I was in the best shape of my life!!!!!!! 2. Is it possible that I am a carrier of or have caught the Swine Flu through the Imminisation H1N1 injection, as both symptoms for the Narcolepsy/Cataplxy & Swine Flu have very Parrallel running symptoms? 3. Why is my tongue yellow when I put it out of my mouth and widen it, (flex the muscle, puss yellow).
a good friend of mine karl a oliver was diagnosed with H1N1 SWINE FLU over two years ago he was in hospital for several months now his bones are deterating due to swine flu virus attaching to his spinal cord. can you tell me is this is really swine flu?
My systolic jumped very high for about two weeks. My diastolic is always normal 65 - 73 but my pressure jumped to 170 to 192. My doctor told me to double up on my Ramipril 2.5. But I feel like I have the flu or is this just anxiety. I ve had eye headaches for two weeks so I thought it was sinus or flu. I feel very anxious. I m taking 1/4 mg. of xanax to calm me down. I have never taken flu shot
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here... Hi there, my boyfriend has had a fever, vomiting and diarrhea, severe stomach cramps. He has had it since Thursday July 29th and it s almost been a week and he s still not back to normal. We thought he had the stomach flu. So on sunday August 1st we took him to emerengy. He was there for 2 days. His heart rate was up at 150 when it was suppose to be at 60-100. His blood pressure wasn t normal either. They took 3 blood tests, urine sample, xray test and a cat scan. Still they re were all fine. Dumb enough the docors couldn t even tell us what was the problem. They classified it as the stomach flu . I don t think it was especially when he has it for almost a week. He was also very dehydrated. They hooked an I.v. To him and injected almost 5 litres of fluids. His diarrhea wasn t normal, it was all runny and watery and had blood coming out. They got all the blood to stop. His heart rate and blood pressure to normal.He wasn t puking.He got told he could go home yesterday. But now he s having really bad cramps still. Is there any reason or anyone know why this si happening?? We need answers. He s been through so much already.Poor guy:(
Hi my 3year old grandson has already had viral bronchitis, also continuous colds that just don t seem to ever go completely away last week the doctor sent him for a chestxray and a test for the flu and rev because 2of the children in his moms day out tested positive for rev. Thankfully ours was neg. Tonight has had a cold all week this is after having these test and knowing a lot of sick children germs at the school. Now after his bath tonight he was complaining his right ear hurts. My poor baby what to do he has. Finally gone to bed with a dose of anvil . What to think?
My son had a flu vaccination on Jan. 20th and has had multiple symptoms since then. He has had eye twitching, shortness of breath, tightness in the chest, headaches, dizziness (disoriented feeling), ringing in the ears (only once), blurry vision, and muscle soreness. This is just over 4 weeks from the time of the vaccination and after a round of z-Pack, and zyrtec, and aleave, or Tylenol for the muscle soreness and headaches, he is improving, however, he still begins feeling sort of bad around 9:30pm and the disorientation comes back. Also, the eye twitching still comes and goes. We feel he is having side effects from the flu vaccination and were also wondering if Guillain Barre Syndrome might be a factor here. If so, we don t think it is a severe case. Wondering how long his symptoms might continue and is there anything we should be doing that might help other than the ibuprofen or aleave for muscle soreness?
Started fever 11 days ago. Nodes in 2 areas of neck swollen but better. Left arm near elbow broken out and itches. My right entire side of back is totally broken out. If i scratch seems like fluid inside. Very small breakouts but covers entire...
Hi, My daughter has having fever and cough few days ago. She prescibed with MoX and levolin , after that she was ok for 4 days and went to preschool. Now again she has cough and mild fever, another doc suggested to give her mucolite syrup and...