I Survived Measles

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    I Was Very Ill With Measles

    I got the rash that started around the ears and it spread rapidly over my body - I was sick for a week or more and was vomiting and high fever etc I remember the itchy skin feeling and prickly pear sensation. I seemed to have got them all at once measles, chicken pox and mumps...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    Apr 16, 2011

    I'm Still Here

    I must have been about 2 or 3 years old. My brother had it at the same time. I know it was measles because I remember having spots. I don't remember feeling particularly sick. Apparently I'm immune now, so I can't catch it again. Everyone gets vaccinated now so they can't catch...
    cyberkitty cyberkitty
    18-21
    Sep 23, 2008

    When I Had The Measles

    I was 6 years old, but I did not feel sick at all. My parents could not keep me in bed as I was dancing in the hallway in my pyjamas. My parents shut the kitchen door on me. I allready had the vaccine against it, but adults don't cope with the decease so well as kids do. Now I am...
    sunnusa sunnusa
    36-40, F
    Sep 11, 2011
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