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    There was an outbreak in western Sydney last year too.

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    so sad.. there is huge probs in Europe at moment..especially Spain

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    My DD's both got it 2 months after their immunisations. I have never seen them so sick.
    It was awful, soaring temps, lethargic and floppy and just so lifeless.
    Wouldn't wish it upon anyone.

    Also we live rural NSW, no other reported outbreaks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by brooke88(mum2b09) View Post
    My DD's both got it 2 months after their immunisations. I have never seen them so sick.
    It was awful, soaring temps, lethargic and floppy and just so lifeless.
    Wouldn't wish it upon anyone.

    Also we live rural NSW, no other reported outbreaks.
    Oh my goodness, that is so terrifying!

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    Quote Originally Posted by brooke88(mum2b09) View Post
    My DD's both got it 2 months after their immunisations. I have never seen them so sick.
    It was awful, soaring temps, lethargic and floppy and just so lifeless.
    Wouldn't wish it upon anyone.

    Also we live rural NSW, no other reported outbreaks.
    Oh my goodness, that is so terrifying!

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    I just read that France had almost 14,000 cases last year!! What the heck?? I didn't even realise, that is scary!

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    It was terrible! Especially with them only being about 14 months old at the time. We just had to focus on keeping them hydrated as they weren't interested in food or drinks. They started getting better after about 10 days but had the spots for almost 2 weeks after.
    I'll see if I can find a pic...

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    Quote Originally Posted by missie_mack View Post
    193 cases last year (90 of them in NSW). For most people it is pretty similar to a cold with similar possible complications. If it wasn't for the spots that is all most people would think it is...
    That is completely untrue. Sorry - but last time I check one in 5 people who caught a cold did not end up in hospital. I know your stance on vaxxes, but we aren't even talking about vaxxes, we are talking about a potentially fatal diseases that has an extremely high rate of secondary complications.

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    Quote Originally Posted by missie_mack View Post
    193 cases last year (90 of them in NSW). For most people it is pretty similar to a cold with similar possible complications. If it wasn't for the spots that is all most people would think it is...
    I contracted the disease as a child and nearly died.


 

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