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by velvetmagnetta
Fri 4 Jul 2014 19:09
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Auwaerter & Zhang: FDA Approved Tx for Borrelia persisters
Replies: 12
Views: 6317

Re: Auwaerter & Zhang: FDA Approved Tx for Borrelia persiste

I have a feeling the only thing that could change a dredged-in doctor's opinion on chronic Lyme is if he, or a loved-one, actually got it himself.
by velvetmagnetta
Wed 2 Jul 2014 7:50
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Webinar On Persister Cells in Lyme?
Replies: 7
Views: 3163

Re: Webinar On Persister Cells in Lyme?

Thank you so much for the transcript files and slides from the webinar, X-member!
by velvetmagnetta
Sun 29 Jun 2014 12:33
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: New Insights Into Stages of Lyme Disease Symptoms
Replies: 5
Views: 2137

Re: New Insights Into Stages of Lyme Disease Symptoms

And yet I just read a post here: "Unraveling Lyme Disease" http://www.lymeneteurope.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=5409 That says PTLD symptoms should be treated as Chronic Fatigue or Fibromyalgia symptoms (Pick one, I guess?) How do researchers not know the difference between the symptoms of CFS, FM...
by velvetmagnetta
Sun 29 Jun 2014 12:04
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Unraveling lyme disease.
Replies: 5
Views: 1976

Re: Unraveling lyme disease.

I don't know if Lyme is a chronic active infection or not, but I do know intimately the symptoms of Post-Treatment Lyme Disease and yes, they are: ..such symptoms that last for more than 6 months after a documented episode of Lyme disease and are disabling... ...umm emphasis on the DISABLING... And ...
by velvetmagnetta
Sun 29 Jun 2014 11:22
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Webinar On Persister Cells in Lyme?
Replies: 7
Views: 3163

Re: Webinar On Persister Cells in Lyme?

I found the really cool videos of the imaging work done by Linda bockenstedt and David Gonzales, et. al. for their xenodiagnosis experiment. Here is the published paper: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3941458/ And here are the videos: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC394145...
by velvetmagnetta
Sun 29 Jun 2014 10:43
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Chronic coinfections in patients diagnosed with chronic Lyme
Replies: 48
Views: 10378

Re: Chronic coinfections in patients diagnosed with chronic

Hi Lou - I think a chronic, ongoing, persisting infection and chronic, ongoing, painful,and debilitating symptoms originally caused by an infection are two totally different things in terms of treatment. An ongoing active infection needs to be killed off with antibiotics or anti-microbials or potent...
by velvetmagnetta
Fri 27 Jun 2014 20:23
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: WOW!!! First Scientific Proof of God Found
Replies: 3
Views: 2402

Re: WOW!!! First Scientific Proof of God Found

I, for one, am very disappointed that that is all God has to say for himself!
by velvetmagnetta
Wed 25 Jun 2014 22:30
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Chronic coinfections in patients diagnosed with chronic Lyme
Replies: 48
Views: 10378

Re: Chronic coinfections in patients diagnosed with chronic

Hi Duncan - When I asked what were the ENT tests you had done for your terrible case of vertigo an dizziness you said: The ENT test took place on like a Thursday afternoon for four hours, and then the following Friday morning for about three hours. I don't recall all the tests. I remember I think th...
by velvetmagnetta
Wed 25 Jun 2014 0:40
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Chronic coinfections in patients diagnosed with chronic Lyme
Replies: 48
Views: 10378

Re: Chronic coinfections in patients diagnosed with chronic

I just wanted to point out that yes, of course a person experiencing an incredibly painful never-ending herx as a result of taking antibiotics should probably stop taking the antibiotics. (Duh, right?) But the problem with that is that this kind of herx reaction is never-ending - meaning it doesn't ...