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by MrChris
Wed Jan 20, 2016 9:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Canadian researchers from Sunnybrook and U of Toronto....
Replies: 1
Views: 823

Canadian researchers from Sunnybrook and U of Toronto....

Regional reduction in cortical blood flow among cognitively impaired adults with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis patients.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26754799/
by MrChris
Wed Aug 05, 2015 6:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kappa & Lambda
Replies: 1
Views: 1532

Kappa & Lambda

Soooo recently my Neurologist has ordered addition blood work to look for Oligoclonal banding. The results cam bace as " A faint ill defied band of IGG, type Kappa, is detected. A faint ill defined band of IGG type lambda is detected." The test does not indicate whether these findings were polyclona...
by MrChris
Sat Jul 18, 2015 2:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sinusitis and mastoiditis?
Replies: 4
Views: 1547

sinusitis and mastoiditis?

I know this isnt an ENT board but im curious to know if its known if there is there any correlation between MS,siusitis, and mastoiditis? The reason i ask is because i was only made aware that my latest MRI report had a second page earlier this week. What stood out to me was " There is mild mucosal ...
by MrChris
Mon Jul 13, 2015 8:41 pm
Forum: Exercise and Physical Therapy
Topic: weight lifting
Replies: 14
Views: 7884

Re: weight lifting

Not much action in this part of the forum. As an avid lifter myself, i was diagnosed this past January. Since then ive stopped every supplement ie; pre workouts and post workouts ect ect. All the niacin, and other BS im sure wasnt helping matters in the CNS department. I still continue with my vitam...
by MrChris
Mon Jul 13, 2015 4:34 pm
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: What is your Vitamin D Blood level?
Replies: 6
Views: 1775

What is your Vitamin D Blood level?

After being on 4500IU of vitamin D for 5 months my blood level is up from 96 n/mol to 123 n/mol.

I cant remember where i saw it but there was a chart for optimal vitamin d blood levels were for people with an auto immune disease. Anyone know what i'm talking about?
by MrChris
Tue Jul 07, 2015 7:34 am
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: Vitamin K..how much?
Replies: 7
Views: 3181

Re: Vitamin K..how much?

Fantastic. Thank you for all the responses. I ask because i have mild. carotid stenosis and wanted to make sure that taking MK7 wasnt going to cause a problem.
by MrChris
Sat Jul 04, 2015 1:18 pm
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: Vitamin K..how much?
Replies: 7
Views: 3181

Vitamin K..how much?

I've read that 120mcg a day is sufficient under normal circumstances. However, how much is recommended for a person taking hi doses of vitamin d..in my case 5000iu of D3 per day? I also want t start taking 500mg of Calcium and 150mg of magnesium. Also, since i've read mixed review. Can Vitamin k2 in...
by MrChris
Wed Jul 01, 2015 9:21 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Testing in Ontario?
Replies: 4
Views: 1507

Re: Testing in Ontario?

Hey guys,

DougL, Barrie no longer does the testing..i presume they stopped ever since the Heath Care system stopped covering the procedure as well as the legal mumbo jumbo with Dr Freedman.

Barry, How long ago did you go to Port Perry to have testing done?
by MrChris
Wed Jul 01, 2015 5:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Could this be an indicator that I have progressiveMS not RR?
Replies: 23
Views: 2400

Re: Could this be an indicator that I have progressiveMS not

Zjac020,

Id be interested in knowing what your lyme testing came back as and what antobodies tested Indicative or positive?
by MrChris
Mon Jun 29, 2015 8:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: High levels of WBC and Protein in CSF??
Replies: 0
Views: 918

High levels of WBC and Protein in CSF??

Hello all, I recently received a detailed look into my CSF analysis from December and there are two things that I am questioning. I am going to post up my whole report but what caught my eye were my levels of WBC and protein. I must note at the time of my LP i was having speech problems followed by ...
by MrChris
Wed Jun 17, 2015 5:38 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Testing in Ontario?
Replies: 4
Views: 1507

Testing in Ontario?

Does anyone know of any facilities that still offer testing for CCSVI In Ontario Canada?
by MrChris
Tue Jun 09, 2015 2:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Recieved my MRI imaging back..your thoughts?
Replies: 10
Views: 3446

Re: Recieved my MRI imaging back..your thoughts?

I finally got my paws on the radiologists report. "There has been significant interval enlargement of the vertically oriented T2 hyperintense demyelinating lesion extending fom the left thalamus superiorly into the white matter of the left centrum simiovale. The lesions previously measures 0.8x0.9cm...
by MrChris
Thu Jun 04, 2015 12:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MRI Uses in MS
Replies: 1
Views: 780

MRI Uses in MS

I don't know if this has been posted in past or not, but it provides a good understanding on how they utilize MRI in the aid of diagnosing MS.

Enjoy!

by MrChris
Sun May 31, 2015 6:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Filling out a job application. Mark box disabled?
Replies: 3
Views: 1365

Re: Filling out a job application. Mark box disabled?

It's unfortunate to say, but in my opinion, it will ABSOLUTELY affect the outcome. There is a stigma that surrounds chronic diseases...this one everyone thinks you'll be in a wheelchair in 5 years time. Will your MS directly affect the outcome of your day to day job performance? IE want to be police...
by MrChris
Mon May 25, 2015 12:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sexual intercourse - possible cause of MS
Replies: 59
Views: 6702

Re: sexual intercourse - possible cause of MS

You know how the old saying goes. There are only 2 guarantees in life; Death & Taxes. :lol:

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