Encephalitis is an inflammation of the brain caused by an infection or through the immune system attacking the brain in error.
WATCH - When Clair woke up in hospital after falling ill with encephalitis, she had no idea that the people by her bedside were her parents. Her dad, Mark, tells her story.
Our Support Service is here to help you with any questions about encephalitis, recovery and rehabilitation or emotional support.
Become a member of the encephalitis society