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Forsyth County family shares son's health struggle ahead of World Encephalitis Day
Alex Dahlberg wears a World Encephalitis Day shirt years after being diagnosed with and suffering brain damage from encephalitis, the swelling of the brain. Photo courtesy of Pennie and Tom Dahlberg.
Alex Dahlberg had just graduated from Horizon Christian Academy and started his freshman year at Belmont University in Nashville when he came down with what was, at first, a simple case of the flu.