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by dc10
Tue May 24, 2016 7:28 am
Forum: Medical Devices
Topic: WalkAide for sale $500, like new.
Replies: 14
Views: 4705

Re: WalkAide for sale $500, like new.

I have a GaitAid Virtual Walker for sale, pm me if you want more details,
it helped my gait - with my balance and foot drop (left side) :

http://medigait.com/main/multiple-sclerosis/
by dc10
Sun May 10, 2015 7:31 am
Forum: Stem Cells
Topic: HSCT (non-myelo) for progressive MS patients?
Replies: 0
Views: 2153

HSCT (non-myelo) for progressive MS patients?

What are peoples thoughts on this treatment for progressive forms of MS? It doesn't look like a nice thing to go through but unlike MS drugs you only have one procedure and your done, although ive read it doesnt work for everyone as saw a 80% success rate but who know if that 80% will still be progr...
by dc10
Tue May 05, 2015 9:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Has anyone tried or hypothetically could a pelvic floor stim
Replies: 3
Views: 886

Re: Has anyone tried or hypothetically could a pelvic floor

Hi Scott, I have tried bladder drugs in the past like Tolterodine, Trospium, Oxybutynin,but they worsen my vision i have also had BOTOX shots in the bladder but this also weakened other muscle so made my nystagmus and leg strength worse, so im hoping using a pelvic floor stimulator will improve my b...
by dc10
Sun May 03, 2015 12:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Has anyone tried or hypothetically could a pelvic floor stim
Replies: 3
Views: 886

Has anyone tried or hypothetically could a pelvic floor stim

.. could or has a pelvic floor stimulator removed you bladder or bowel incontinence issues? there are many pelvic floor stimulatiors used to strengthen the pelvic floor and i wonder how much this could help an ms patient who suffers from incontinence? http://www.kegel8.co.uk/articles/kegels-for-men....
by dc10
Tue Dec 02, 2014 8:24 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1639324

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

That right side looks pretty good on venography. However I have seen many patients with normal looking veins on venogram that had some abnormality on IVUS. That is not to say that I have not seen long standing dilatation . I am hesitant to call it permanent since it may restenosis at five or ten ye...
by dc10
Fri Nov 28, 2014 7:12 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1639324

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

Hi Dr S, I have had balloon angioplasty three times: 08/2010: both IJVs 12/2010: both IJVs again and Azygos vein 05/2011: both IJVs and Aygos vein This year i had a novel stem cells with balloon angio treatment. The IR only saw stenosis in my left IJV but they don't use IVUS, unfortunately. Please s...
by dc10
Sun Nov 16, 2014 2:04 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Can IJV's and Azygous veins remain dilated after 3 balloon a
Replies: 3
Views: 999

Can IJV's and Azygous veins remain dilated after 3 balloon a

I have had 3 balloon angioplasty's in 2010 -2012, On the 1st procedure they dilated just both IJVs In the 2nd procedure they dilated both IJVs AND the Azygos vein In the 3rd procedure they dont the same as the 2nd procedure The 3rd MRV: This new IR said he ballooned the veins more aggressively in ho...
by dc10
Sun Jan 05, 2014 9:08 am
Forum: Diet
Topic: Has ANYONE reversed their MS BESIDES Dr Wahls?
Replies: 44
Views: 40213

Re: Has ANYONE reversed their MS BESIDES Dr Wahls?

I forgot about this, when i read her site/book, Dr Wahls just breifly mentions it in passing, and she puts dates/the year she done any treatment, but not with the chemo: "I underwent chemotherapy in an attempt to slow the disease and began using a tilt-recline wheelchair because of weakness in my ba...
by dc10
Fri Jan 03, 2014 12:37 pm
Forum: Diet
Topic: Has ANYONE reversed their MS BESIDES Dr Wahls?
Replies: 44
Views: 40213

Has ANYONE reversed their MS BESIDES Dr Wahls?

I followed the Wahls diet in 2012 for one yeay, to the letter and more - 11-12 cups of veg every day = 4 cups greensm 4 cus colors, 4 cups sulphur, organ meat daily, organic met every day, NO Dairy gluten soy grains legumes.... i was the perfect student - i followed all the advice and copied what dr...
by dc10
Thu Dec 26, 2013 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is it in anyway bad/dangerous to have botox injections ..
Replies: 0
Views: 1112

Is it in anyway bad/dangerous to have botox injections ..

... in the bladder before the previous injections have completely worn off? im due to have my second round of BOTOX injections in the bladder i n January and while my previous injections from June 13' have worn off the improvements havent completely gone e.g. a few dyas after botox up until about 3 ...
by dc10
Sat Dec 14, 2013 1:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6 months of BOTOX seems to be wearing off but onlyafter 12pm
Replies: 2
Views: 1101

6 months of BOTOX seems to be wearing off but onlyafter 12pm

hi, I had BOTOX injections in the bladder (300 units) 7 months ago and over the last few weeks i am urinating more frequently, a few days after botox i would cath every 4-5 hours and didnt really ever need to go pee, but over the last month i began to feel urges to go pee BUT one thing ive noticed i...
by dc10
Fri Nov 29, 2013 12:46 pm
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: Coffee enemas: are they good for MS patients?
Replies: 2
Views: 2242

Coffee enemas: are they good for MS patients?

I have ready about coffee enemas having sveral health benefits so was curious if they benefit MS patients, or if they could harm? Here are 10 Reasons on Why You Should Try A Coffee Enema: Reduces levels of toxicity by up to 600%. Cleans and heals the colon, improving peristalis. Increases energy lev...
by dc10
Fri Nov 15, 2013 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is there a way to improve vision ? glassesdont really help
Replies: 5
Views: 1062

Is there a way to improve vision ? glassesdont really help

I have recently learnt iam slightly short sighted, and dont know but dont think ive had optic neuritis I am also partially color blind with blue/red colors so is there anything i can do/take to improve my far vision? for every day living theres no problems unless im at work as i work at a desk which...
by dc10
Thu Nov 14, 2013 4:58 am
Forum: Drug Pipeline
Topic: Is Myrbetriq/Betmiga any good for MS overactive bladder?
Replies: 0
Views: 2211

Is Myrbetriq/Betmiga any good for MS overactive bladder?

Hi, I had botox in the bladder 5 monthsago but it is wearing off now so i am going to take a medicine until my next botox, which should be January/February Before i used to take 1x 60mg TROSPIUM before bed, but my nurse said there another drug i might want to try called Betmiga 50mg once daily. Has ...