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by smokey
Sat Jun 26, 2010 7:45 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Occam's Razor
Replies: 13
Views: 1792

Occam's Razor

Occam's razor (or Ockham's razor[1]) is the principle that "entities must not be multiplied beyond necessity" (entia non sunt multiplicanda praeter necessitatem). The popular interpretation of this principle is that the simplest explanation is usually the correct one...........
by smokey
Sat Jun 26, 2010 3:32 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Serbian Minister of Health approves CCSVI angioplasty
Replies: 31
Views: 11133

I know, Salvatore! All of the following international doctors have fallen for the hoax and found stenotic lesions and venous reflux (CCSVI) in MS patients- and have gone public (no fears, not outing anyone)- speaking out and continuing to do studies. Dr. Sandy McDonald, Dr. Michael Dake, Dr. Tariq ...
by smokey
Fri Jun 25, 2010 10:17 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: ITALY Approves CCSVI Treatment?
Replies: 18
Views: 4653

YES!!!! This is SO encouraging.
by smokey
Fri Jun 18, 2010 1:14 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: PHYSIO-POST LIBERATION
Replies: 2
Views: 1660

I do Pilates/work with a physio. I've noticed that since the procedure I am sweating and can regulate my temperature much better, I dont have to stop halfway through the program to cool down, or ask for the heating ot be turned down. My balance has improved and also my stamina.
by smokey
Wed Jun 16, 2010 8:44 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Reflection
Replies: 4
Views: 1273

Thanks Shueywho, Garyak and Babiezuique, I was shocked at my own reaction to the new journal article, and needed to remind myself this is the nature of scientific debate. It's hard to keep a sense of equilibrium when you are clinging on to hope and that wish that CCSVI will 'come through', and then ...
by smokey
Wed Jun 16, 2010 1:44 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Reflection
Replies: 4
Views: 1273

Reflection

I felt distress/dismay when I saw the recent research appearing to strongly dispute the existence of CCSVI. I didn't realise quite how much I have emotionally invested in, as well as attempted to understand this new theory. For those of us who have undergone the venogram/angioplasty it's going to be...
by smokey
Wed Jun 16, 2010 1:24 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: One Month Update after seeing Dr Kostecki
Replies: 9
Views: 2162

Wonderful news Alan. The positive effect on fatigue is just amazing.
by smokey
Tue Jun 15, 2010 10:42 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: New Study casts doubts over vein blockages in people with MS
Replies: 69
Views: 14536

Reflections

I felt distress/dismay when I saw the recent research appearing to strongly dispute the existence of CCSVI. I didn't realise quite how much I have emotionally invested in, as well as attempted to understand this new theory. For those of us who have undergone the venogram/angioplasty it's going to be...
by smokey
Tue Jun 15, 2010 2:13 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: New Study casts doubts over vein blockages in people with MS
Replies: 69
Views: 14536

Some questions and comments about this study: Were any interventional radiologists or vascular surgeons consulted or supervising the procedures. Who interpreted the results? There are obvious problems with this study if interventional radiologists or vascular specialists were not consulted. Neurolo...
by smokey
Tue Jun 15, 2010 3:30 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Separate listings for each person on CCSVI tracking
Replies: 3
Views: 4530

Separate listings for each person on CCSVI tracking

Hi....I'd like to see a separate tracking for each person on CCSVI so we can easily see when there are updates. Thanks Smokey
by smokey
Mon Jun 14, 2010 8:00 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: New Study casts doubts over vein blockages in people with MS
Replies: 69
Views: 14536

Some questions and comments about this study: Were any interventional radiologists or vascular surgeons consulted or supervising the procedures. Who interpreted the results? There are obvious problems with this study if interventional radiologists or vascular specialists were not consulted. Neurolog...
by smokey
Mon Jun 14, 2010 1:24 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: New Study casts doubts over vein blockages in people with MS
Replies: 69
Views: 14536

Thank you Muse and SBR......
by smokey
Sun Jun 13, 2010 2:35 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Latitude, MS and CCSVI: Any answers?
Replies: 13
Views: 2543

Hhhmm. I was wondering about this.
Whether it's more about genetics than latitude.
by smokey
Sat Jun 12, 2010 10:34 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Latitude, MS and CCSVI: Any answers?
Replies: 13
Views: 2543

Latitude, MS and CCSVI: Any answers?

The association between occurrence of MS and latitude (birth) is well documented. Is there anywhere on thisisms - I could have missed it, explaining the association between latitude (birth) and CCSVI?
by smokey
Fri Jun 11, 2010 4:21 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: CCSVI - Youtube pre and post procedure / testimonial videos
Replies: 212
Views: 126776

Terrific. Thanks so much.

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