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by jimmylegs
Mon Oct 05, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: all things vitamin E
Replies: 19
Views: 14595

Re: all things vitamin E

gonna take a closer look at this one, too Gamma-Tocopherol – An Underestimated Vitamin? (2004) https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ibrahim_Elmadfa/publication/8452393_Gamma-Tocopherol_-_An_Underestimated_Vitamin/links/5aafda52458515ecebea0d23/Gamma-Tocopherol-An-Underestimated-Vitamin.pdf i am inte...
by jimmylegs
Mon Oct 05, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: No one knows what's wrong with me.
Replies: 75
Views: 3400

Re: No one knows what's wrong with me.

Recent Advances in the Understanding of Vestibular Migraine (2016) https://www.hindawi.com/journals/bn/2016/1801845/ lots of info there, and one paragraph on Nonpharmacological treatment options for VM notes: "...One retrospective study showed that 14% of 38 patients enrolled reported improvement i...
by jimmylegs
Mon Oct 05, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: No one knows what's wrong with me.
Replies: 75
Views: 3400

Re: No one knows what's wrong with me.

aha results are in! okay that converts to 0.98 mmol/l which is not above normal per se (although it may be from your local lab's perspective), but is definitely in the upper part of the normal range, and therefore less likely to be associated with deficiency symptoms even though the level is normal....
by jimmylegs
Mon Oct 05, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: all things vitamin E
Replies: 19
Views: 14595

Re: all things vitamin E

revisiting INO and vit E Acquired Binocular Horizontal Diplopia (1999) https://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(11)64815-5/fulltext "... INO, the One-and-a-Half Syndrome, and Vitamin E Deficiency.—Clinically, INO is characterized by adduction weakness on the side of a lesion of the m...
by jimmylegs
Mon Oct 05, 2020 4:50 am
Forum: Regimens
Topic: bloodwork monitoring
Replies: 15
Views: 3737

Re: bloodwork monitoring

great to hear from you j, hope u are well all things considered.
i am not quite out of the woods yet over here. what a year!
it has been very nice to be able to help a family friend noticeably, while i puzzle out my own dtls :D
by jimmylegs
Fri Oct 02, 2020 7:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: No one knows what's wrong with me.
Replies: 75
Views: 3400

Re: No one knows what's wrong with me.

yeah, that was a long one lol :S nice bit of news re your appointment, for sure.

i look forward to seeing your magnesium result, if you can share when it comes through :)
by jimmylegs
Fri Oct 02, 2020 6:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: No one knows what's wrong with me.
Replies: 75
Views: 3400

Re: No one knows what's wrong with me.

hi again :) more progress! a couple of thoughts: She also kept saying everything wrong with me was to do with my alcohol consumption. it would be great to have some evidence of alcohol-induced nutrient depletion if applicable in your case, so that at very least in the best case scenario you could ru...
by jimmylegs
Wed Sep 30, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: Diet
Topic: Diet & MS Research
Replies: 119
Views: 28073

MS/EAE Dietary Factors

Dietary factors in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis and multiple sclerosis: A comprehensive review (2020) https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32406797/ "... Results: While there is currently little data for any specific diet in MS, there is growing evidence that certain dietary factors may inf...
by jimmylegs
Tue Sep 29, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: Parenting Kids With MS
Topic: Adolescent diet & MS risk
Replies: 0
Views: 432

Adolescent diet & MS risk

Dietary inflammatory index (DII) and risk of multiple sclerosis: Findings from a large population-based incident case–control study (2020) https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0261561420300972 "... We identified a pro-inflammatory diet characterized by higher [energy adjusted]DII ...
by jimmylegs
Mon Sep 28, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: No one knows what's wrong with me.
Replies: 75
Views: 3400

Re: No one knows what's wrong with me.

heya :D i completely understand financial constraints! i wonder if simply taking a break from that high calcium (relative to mag) supplement might help a little, without spending one more penny on any other product until you are in a better position to do so. re discontinuing b12, i was interested t...
by jimmylegs
Mon Sep 28, 2020 6:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: No one knows what's wrong with me.
Replies: 75
Views: 3400

Re: No one knows what's wrong with me.

hi again :) glad to hear you have an improved timeline for the planned appointments quick question - have you discontinued, or are you still using Spring Valley brand: calcium, magnesium & zinc + vit d3 bone & muscle health. Serving size: 3 pills a day. Per serving: D3: 15 mcg, 600 iu. Calcium: 1000...
by jimmylegs
Sun Sep 27, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: B12 injections
Replies: 6
Views: 363

Re: B12 injections

if i remember correctly, in my case i believe PCA tests were among the first the docs ran when doing the differential dx for ms. PCA being parietal cell antibodies and parietal cells being those that produce intrinsic factor. it has been so long since i looked at b12 research on any kind of regular ...
by jimmylegs
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: B12 injections
Replies: 6
Views: 363

Re: B12 injections

re hearing about it years ago, i had a long term b12 deficiency leading up to diagnosis (in early '06), so for ages i wanted to blame everything on b12. my own problem was insufficient dietary intake because i was an irresponsible vegan for too many years. gradually, after dx, i learned about all my...
by jimmylegs
Mon Sep 21, 2020 5:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CNS disorders market
Replies: 0
Views: 264

CNS disorders market

A view into the central nervous system disorders market (2020) https://www.nature.com/articles/d43747-020-01119-8 Top products Therapies for multiple sclerosis (MS) accounted for 7 of the top 15 CNS products and 26% of CNS product sales in 2019—the highest market share, largely driven by products s...
by jimmylegs
Thu Sep 17, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: COVID nutrition research
Replies: 24
Views: 1677

Re: COVID nutrition research

Analysis of the predictive factors for critical illness of COVID-19 during treatment - Relationship between serum zinc level and critical illness of COVID-19 (sep 7 2020) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7476566/ Table 2 Demographic, clinical, and laboratory characteristics of the subgr...

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