I Had Swine Flu

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 30 People

    8 Days And Getting Better.

    My son and I went to an urgent care 8 days ago after having headaches and sore throats and feeling weak in general.  The Dr. did the test for swine flu which ended up being positive.  He gave us notes to stay home all week and a prescription for Tamiflu to ease the...
    thoughts thoughts
    36-40, F
    Oct 28, 2009

    Why You Should Get Your Jab

    "I’m here to tell you that a graph will not make you feel any better if you become infected with H1N1....My advice is go out and get yourself a jab." More here: http://asiancorrespondent.com/gavin-atkins-shadowlands/why-you-should-get-your-swine-flu-j.htm
    tagor53 tagor53
    36-40, F
    Nov 15, 2009

    Bugger Me That Was Nasty!

    Last Friday night... four days ago now, i went to bed with a bit of a cough & just felt slightly naff. Woke in the night shivering, icy cold, high temp, chest sounded like a sack of consumptive Marmots! Saturday is very fuzzy, have no real memories of it, Sunday did the online...
    Lazarus42 Lazarus42
    46-50, M
    Feb 2, 2010

    No Thanks To My Doctor!

    I woke up with a REALLY bad headache on Monday morning, so bad it felt like a migraine. I worked though the headache by keeping the lights off in my office. Monday night I got a high fever and the chills. Tuesday, the aching joints and uncontrollable coughing. I went to my doctor...
    emptyheart emptyheart
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Oct 17, 2009

    Awful Stuff

    The first day of having the  swine flu was  on November 11/ 2009 ,with all of the nasty symtoms,and sometimes 2 at the same time ( like vomiting,while having the runs on the toilet) and my teeth hurt sooo bad when I was coming down with it,I thought I was having a bad sinus...
    cryingoveryou cryingoveryou
    41-45, F
    Nov 28, 2009

    Ive Had The N1h1 Flu

    I have the the n1h1 flu I didnt get the flu shot i wont take it I covered a wedding shoot and one of the guest had the flu gave it to me and my family .my daughter got sick for 3 days i and my husband got sick3 weeks it was bad. I am better now.
    lunnas lunnas
    41-45, F
    8 Responses Nov 17, 2009

    Dont Take Swine Flu Vaccine!

    I have just had swine flu, we have a natural immune system that fights it, we are then immune against it, if you take the vaccine, you are not you can catch it next year unless you have repeat vaccinations, this is just a ploy for pharmaceutical giants to make more money. My...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Oct 24, 2009

    Oink Oink

     I know it isn't acceptable to call it Swine Flu anymore, but I like that title much more.  It started last Tuesday.  I got to work and an hour later I had a headache, sneezed constantly, was stuffy, and felt weak.  When I get sick I normally have a soar...
    Krypton Krypton
    31-35, F
    11 Responses Oct 12, 2009

    Desperate Times

    At first, it just seemed like a simple cold, until about the 2nd week. My brother took me to the doctor and I was diagnosed with the 'dreaded' swine flu. My bro was scared because I was all he had, and I didn't want to leave him alone in the world. We were tight on money back...
    XxLoneFoxxX XxLoneFoxxX
    18-21, F
    Aug 31, 2011
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