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March 11th, 2009, 02:20 PM
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I just want to ask if you'll keep a dear friend in your prayers if you can. Sherry is a member of "Meningitis Angels" she's a survivor of meningitis, but had a stroke during it. She's had heart & lung problems since. Surviving meningitis doesn't leave you untouched by any means, some people can die years later from organ failure. She went into the hospital for pneumonia a few days ago & now she's unresponsive & on a respirator. She has congestive heart failure because of having Meningitis & the damage it did to her body before. But she's a wonderful, wonderful person with an huge heart! I was unable to attend last year's Meningitis Angels conference in TX because I was pregnant so she sent the conference to me in a box so it felt like I was their. She also released a balloon in Landan's memory for me. She's a very special lady & if you could please pray she pulls through this again I'd appreciate it. Thanks ladies!

This is why I stress vaccination. You might survive the disease, but that doesn't mean you'll survive the damage it's done to your body.
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My 3yr old son Landan died 23hrs after being diagnosed with Meningococcal Meningitis. It is a potentially vaccine preventable disease. The vaccine isn't on the schedule until 11-12yrs but is approved for use at age 2yrs. Our second son received the vaccine in December 2010 when he was 2yrs old. My son & thousands of other children prove that a vaccine is needed at a younger age.
Meningitis Awareness FB - http://www.facebook.com/meningitisawareness
Landan's Story - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_dLwEgZaS68
Landan's Memorial bracelets are available at his website below.

My Facebook - Landan's Memory-Of - AngelLandan.com

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March 12th, 2009, 09:09 PM
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Healing thoughts going out to your friend!
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March 12th, 2009, 09:47 PM
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Lots of healing thoughts to your friend
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