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Offline Nades73

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Can too much sun cause meningitis?
« on: 10/10/2010 11:26:53 »
My mother in law says that if we get too much Sun on our necks it will give us meningitis. how true is this? and how does it work if it is? I would love to prove her wrong but need facts. we all know how mother in laws are!!!!!

Await a speedy reply.

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« Last Edit: 19/10/2010 09:29:54 by chris »


 

Offline JnA

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Re: Can too much sun cause meningitis?
« Reply #1 on: 11/10/2010 00:12:09 »

Getting too much sun on your neck will get you a sunburned neck.

Meningitis is an inflammation of the meninges (the protective membrane that covers the brain and spinal cord.) It can be caused by any of the things that can cause inflammation and infection anywhere else in the body (viral, bacterial and, sometimes, certain drugs)

One of the symptoms is a 'stiff neck'...  but tell her if she is really worried to wear a broad brimmed hat.


 

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Re: Can too much sun cause meningitis?
« Reply #2 on: 11/10/2010 02:43:05 »
My mother in law says that if we get too much Sun on our necks it will give us meningitis. how true is this? and how does it work if it is? I would love to prove her wrong but need facts. we all know how mother in laws are!!!!!

Await a speedy reply.

Regards

We all know how mother in laws are? If So, remember to Play it smart.
Never correct her, permit her to be the one. You can pick your wife but not your inlaws.
Get her a chilled bottle of he favorite beverage leave it on ice, good cover for her neck, and feed her a line that will make her sleep.
« Last Edit: 11/10/2010 02:45:20 by tommya300 »
 

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