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by LP
Sun Jul 25, 2010 8:45 pm
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: herbals
Replies: 578
Views: 68655

Thank you for your kind and excellent reply. I have read it several times over, and I understand the balance of nutrients intake, to which I will pay a lot of attention from now on. I have one question: could you possibly expand on the relationship between magnesium and nightly leg cramps. Thank you...
by LP
Tue Jul 20, 2010 1:48 pm
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: herbals
Replies: 578
Views: 68655

MS and iron levels

"Cacao is very iron rich and clearly modulates the immune system in ways which may very well not be beneficial to people with MS." I have MS myself and was diagnosed with low iron and ferritin levels last month despite the fact that I eat a lot of organic food rich in iron (oranges, lentils, liver a...
by LP
Mon Feb 15, 2010 6:58 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Known Risks/Complications of Angioplasty and Venous Stenting
Replies: 129
Views: 99918

The False Creek clinics at Vancouver did both the MRV and the Ultrasound but not the surgery. I have another neurologist dismissed the Zamboni's findings: He said he kind of heard about it in an email but wave it off. What I don't understand is that those who have had the surgery reported physically...
by LP
Fri Feb 12, 2010 12:23 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Known Risks/Complications of Angioplasty and Venous Stenting
Replies: 129
Views: 99918

Good morning Torcan, India was also an option to me. I am balancing further damages by MS vs risks of surgery and postoepratively complications, in particular, how do I get postoperative care should problems arise, say, 6 months after surgery. Can you tell me what plan you have prepared for this lat...
by LP
Thu Feb 11, 2010 11:48 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Known Risks/Complications of Angioplasty and Venous Stenting
Replies: 129
Views: 99918

Thank you so very much Cece. I went to the False Creek Clinic in Vancouver and have the MRV done. The MRV diagnosis was: "moderate caliber decrease of the internal jugular vein on the right greater than left at the C1 level with persistent caliber attenuation in the upper cervical region." The radio...
by LP
Wed Feb 10, 2010 8:43 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Known Risks/Complications of Angioplasty and Venous Stenting
Replies: 129
Views: 99918

3 questions

good evening everyone, I am a newly diagnosed MS patient. I would greatly appreciate it if you could kindly explain the following 3 issues for me: (1) What does this mean: unknown patency for stents in jugular veins. (2) I have a numb left knee because of MS. During the "remit", does the numbness go...