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shelley's ABX Adventure

Background
eye doctor, eyr specialist, gp. heart specialist, gp, neor #1(dxd) gp
neor#2, gp, neor#3, gp, neor#4, gp, natural pathic doctor, gp, waiting to see neor#5

DISABILITIES
can not move my legs
can not feel my legs or feet
no use of left arm and -extremely panful
ms 'hug' - extremely painful
upper right are painful
right hand a little numb
head foggy
alot of headavhes
bladder issues
a couple of personal issues

Aug 16-Aug ...
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Tovaxin update

Opexa Therapeutics Reveals Steady Progress Of Phase IIb Trial Of Tovaxin And Recommendation Of Data Safety Monitoring Board - Quick Facts

Tuesday, September 11, 2007; Posted: 07:48 AM

(RTTNews) - Opexa Therapeutics, Inc. (OPXA | charts | news | PowerRating) on Tuesday revealed additional details on its 150-patient Phase IIb safety and efficacy study or TERMS study of Tovaxin in multiple sclerosis.

In the multicenter, randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled TERMS study all 150 patients have ...
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Stupid Study

I read this study and it really pissed me off. Is it really saying that the majority of us are just crazy?!!! What criteria do they use to determine that these people presented with psychiatric manifestations? These kind of studies just perpetuate the feelings of the outside world that our problems are only in our minds.



This version was published on July 1, 2007
Multiple Sclerosis, Vol. 13, No. 6, 749-753 (2007)
DOI: 10.1177/1352458506075032
© ...
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Tovaxin update from Opexa

You all (trial participants) are following this more closely than I am, so I don't know if this is old news...



Opexa Therapeutics Gives Update on Phase IIb Trial of Tovaxin(R) for Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis

Sep 11 2007, Business Wire - Opexa Therapeutics, a company involved in the development and commercialization of cell therapies, today provided an update on its 150-patient Phase IIb safety and efficacy study (TERMS) of Tovaxin in multiple sclerosis. The ...
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Possible genetic explanation for difference in incidence

Could be another piece of the puzzle...more study required...



Candidate gene analysis of SPARCL1 gene in patients with multiple sclerosis.

Neurosci Lett. 2007 Aug 17;
Scalabrini D, Fenoglio C, Scarpini E, De Riz M, Comi C, Venturelli E, Cortini F, Piola M, Villa C, Naldi P, Monaco F, Bresolin N, Galimberti D.
Department of Neurological Sciences, “Dino Ferrari” Center, University of Milan, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via F. Sforza 35, 20122 Milan, Italy.

Recently, proteomic ...
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lyme or CPn

if i have lyme is it the samee abxs
i've always felt i had lyme first
is the LP the only way to find out
my day was a little better yesterday
went to see our sons-in-law play softball last night
in quite a bit of pain this morning

but on a happy note, during my sponge bath yesterday,i asked the nurse to move the kitten because she was chewing on my ankle bracelet
i ...
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Science Cartoons

I've made some fun science cartoons available here.

NHE
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Organ, marrow, and blood donations

Hi to all,

Is there any clinical evidence as to whether or not someone with MS should be an organ donor, participate in the bone marrow donation program, or donate blood.
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Genes gone awry

I've run this through my patented, " Gobbledygook – to – English", translating machine and it would appear that, during a relapse, a number of genes are expressed which prevent the white blood cells from killing themselves at the correct time. This would mean that immune system activity, which might start out as just a normal bit of housekeeping, goes on for far too long and leads to damage:


Impaired expression of peripheral blood apoptotic-related ...
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CRAZY?

you know i'm a pretty easy going person
i have a very high pain tolerance
but WOW
first of all this is not a plasebo effect
from aug 16 until aug 31 i felt awesome on 100mg doxy
had the bump with NAC
i expected to breeze through the next 100mg doxy added
NOT HAPPENING
i woke up a little more sore than usual because of the weather
but an hour after upping my dose ...
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