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by PointsNorth
Tue May 03, 2016 7:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lipoic acid may provide ‘inexpensive’ MS treatment
Replies: 36
Views: 5282

Re: Lipoic acid may provide ‘inexpensive’ MS treatment

As of May 1 I am taking 1200 mg of this: Alpha Lipoic Acid | Superior Labs Supplements http://superiorlabssupplements.com/product/alpha-lipoic-acid/ I started taking 600 mg in the morning and then 600 mg before bed. I had trouble sleeping so I now take it all in the morning. I am hoping this will re...
by PointsNorth
Mon Apr 25, 2016 7:41 am
Forum: Coimbra High-Dose Vitamin D Protocol
Topic: Vitamin D: Scientific Studies & News
Replies: 115
Views: 17590

Re: Vitamin D: Scientific Studies & News

#CMSC16: MS Experts Agree on Benefits of Vitamin D Supplements, Despite Mostly Circumstantial Evidence http://multiplesclerosisnewstoday.com/2016/04/25/experts-agree-on-benefits-of-vitamin-d-supplements-despite-circumstantial-evidence/?utm_source=Multiple+Sclerosis&utm_campaign=1946288447-RSS_WEEKLY...
by PointsNorth
Sat Apr 23, 2016 8:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lipoic acid may provide ‘inexpensive’ MS treatment
Replies: 36
Views: 5282

Re: Lipoic acid may provide ‘inexpensive’ MS treatment

After listening to her entire video I don't recall her ever saying what type was used.
by PointsNorth
Fri Apr 22, 2016 10:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lipoic acid may provide ‘inexpensive’ MS treatment
Replies: 36
Views: 5282

Re: Lipoic acid may provide ‘inexpensive’ MS treatment

@CorB, you can buy 600 mg capsules cheaply. Look on Amazon. I intend on taking two per day.
by PointsNorth
Tue Apr 19, 2016 10:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lipoic acid may provide ‘inexpensive’ MS treatment
Replies: 36
Views: 5282

Re: Lipoic acid may provide ‘inexpensive’ MS treatment

I ordered some and hopefully I will start it this weekend. The capsules I have ordered our 600 mg each. I will take two per day. I will Watch for the AAN piece this week.

Thanks, PN
by PointsNorth
Mon Apr 18, 2016 10:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sex change ‘may increase MS risk'
Replies: 1
Views: 705

Re: Sex change ‘may increase MS risk'

I should have postponed my reassignment surgery until after I was 40 years old :-)
by PointsNorth
Mon Apr 18, 2016 10:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lipoic acid may provide ‘inexpensive’ MS treatment
Replies: 36
Views: 5282

Re: Lipoic acid may provide ‘inexpensive’ MS treatment

Thanks David. I have used alpha lipoic acid in the past but only at standard doses of around 100mg. It sounds like 1200 mg was tolerated quite well.

PN
by PointsNorth
Mon Apr 18, 2016 8:03 am
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: Study Associates Obesity in Youth, Low Vitamin D Levels wi
Replies: 0
Views: 1138

Study Associates Obesity in Youth, Low Vitamin D Levels wi

Study Associates Obesity in Youth, Low Vitamin D Levels with MS Onset and Progression http://multiplesclerosisnewstoday.com/2016/04/13/factors-associated-with-onset-relapses-or-progression-in-multiple-sclerosis-a-systematic-review/?utm_source=Multiple+Sclerosis&utm_campaign=1f1f98ba7c-RSS_WEEKLY_EMA...
by PointsNorth
Thu Apr 07, 2016 9:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: IOM Miscalculated Its RDA for Vitamin D
Replies: 1
Views: 700

Re: IOM Miscalculated Its RDA for Vitamin D

In Australia The RDA for children is 200iu per day. A child's skin produces this much vitamin D in seven seconds!
by PointsNorth
Tue Apr 05, 2016 10:06 am
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: "High dose thiamine improves fatigue in multiple sclerosis"
Replies: 4
Views: 2920

Re: "High dose thiamine improves fatigue in multiple scleros

Has anyone else used thiamine? Has it helped their fatigue?

Thx, PN
by PointsNorth
Wed Mar 30, 2016 10:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: GrassrootsHealth newsletter re: Coimbra Protocol
Replies: 7
Views: 2118

Re: GrassrootsHealth newsletter re: Coimbra Protocol

Here's to the end of MS! And to the end of a myriad of other diseases.

http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com ... 7a726b8e50
by PointsNorth
Thu Mar 24, 2016 7:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A-10 year case study of a doctor on high dose vitamin D
Replies: 7
Views: 1231

Re: A-10 year case study of a doctor on high dose vitamin D

Scott, I tried both of the links again and they work as advertised. A few years ago I did genetic testing and I was found to be homozygous for the VDR Taq mutation. Since then I found another person with MS who also has this mutation. I suspect that most if not all people with MS have this mutation...
by PointsNorth
Wed Mar 23, 2016 2:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A-10 year case study of a doctor on high dose vitamin D
Replies: 7
Views: 1231

Re: A-10 year case study of a doctor on high dose vitamin D

Scott, I tried both of the links again and they work as advertised. A few years ago I did genetic testing and I was found to be homozygous for the VDR Taq mutation. Since then I found another person with MS who also has this mutation. I suspect that most if not all people with MS have this mutation ...
by PointsNorth
Wed Mar 23, 2016 11:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A-10 year case study of a doctor on high dose vitamin D
Replies: 7
Views: 1231

A-10 year case study of a doctor on high dose vitamin D

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3497336/pdf/ijms-13-13461.pdf From Grassroots health. Her website: Dr. Barb Van A, DDS PhD website. She's had MS since the mid-70s and cured herself using a hi dose of vitamin D. http://www.vitamindandms.org/ All this Anecdotal Evidence is frustrating me!