3. Muscle aches
is another sign that you could have listeria. The reason for the muscle aches is because it’s affecting your immune system. It’s even worse if you already have a weak immune system. It will cause you to sit or lie down because any sudden movement could cause pain. Individuals with a weak immune system and pregnant women need to seek help immediately.
The muscle aches can put you down to the point where you’re unable to walk. The sooner you get treatment, the better. The same thing applies to pregnant women. The muscle aches may be bearable for her, but it could be causing major damage to her unborn child. Listeria needs to be dealt with so that you can go on with your life. This bacterial infection can cause long-term pain, if it’s left untreated or if you wait too long to get treatment. You can cause permanent damage to your body.