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by kareng7
Thu Apr 28, 2005 2:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How different is ms from other cns diseases?
Replies: 8
Views: 2927

Re: katie45

...I've been screaming this for years. The human body (in my opinion) does not attack itself. Simply because "they" cannot find the pathogen with the current testing available does NOT mean it isn't there...I believe the human body/brain has only so many ways to manifest a response to an invasion. ...
by kareng7
Wed Apr 27, 2005 8:52 pm
Forum: Antibiotics
Topic: Someone treating MS as an infection.
Replies: 23
Views: 9962

Re: Someone treating MS as an infection.

For anyone in the US who is of a mind to try treating their MS an an infection, a Stanford trained rheumatologist called Dr. M. Powell, known by Stratton and Sriram from Vanderbilt and using their regime, but based in Sacramento, is willing to treat you... Sarah :wink: Hi Sarah, I'm definitely inte...
by kareng7
Wed Apr 27, 2005 8:40 pm
Forum: Antibiotics
Topic: The promise of minocycline in neurology
Replies: 33
Views: 9182

Lupus-like symptoms from Minocycline

Yes, Sarah, I'd agree, transient Lupus-like symptoms are preferrable to MS. I just wanted to alert folks that there's a possibility they could experience side effects from Minocycline use. Judging from my brother's girlfriend's experience, one could confuse her Minocycline-induced symptoms with MS s...
by kareng7
Wed Apr 27, 2005 10:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Seeking GP in San Francisco/Bay Area, CA.
Replies: 0
Views: 1612

Seeking GP in San Francisco/Bay Area, CA.

Hi folks, I have "clinically isolated syndrome," which translates loosely into one bout of Optic Neuritis and some numbness and, well, you know the drill. My GP isn't terribly interested in exploring anything like root causes, Lyme disease, etc. He said I should take it to the UCSF MS Clinic (I have...
by kareng7
Tue Apr 26, 2005 5:56 pm
Forum: Antibiotics
Topic: The promise of minocycline in neurology
Replies: 33
Views: 9182

Minocycline can cause Lupus-like symptoms

Just a word of caution with Minocycline. My brother's girlfriend, who took Minocycline for acne, began to experience Lupus-/Arthritis-like symptoms and linked it to the drug. She quit the drug and most of her symptoms resolved in a few weeks--a few others took about six weeks, but eventually, all re...