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by zjac020
Fri 8 Jan 2016 23:18
Forum: Personal Stories
Topic: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...
Replies: 17
Views: 10642

Re: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...

Thanks wastintim7. I continue to be relapse free and more test continue to indicate slightly "weak" negatives for lyme. I'm on antibiotics for a few months to see what happens. Really do wish they'd investigate and research lyme properly. Just out of curiosity...do you know what they found exactly i...
by zjac020
Thu 12 Nov 2015 1:44
Forum: Personal Stories
Topic: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...
Replies: 17
Views: 10642

Re: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...

Its been a long time but I finally found a doctor in Spain familiar with Lyme (although I wouldnt say to LLMD level) and who prescribed antibiotics. Im taking Minocicline (2 x 100mg, one in AM one in PM) for a month, no reactions so far. Im also taking diflucan to prevent candida. I have noticed sli...
by zjac020
Mon 15 Jun 2015 1:17
Forum: Personal Stories
Topic: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...
Replies: 17
Views: 10642

Re: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...

In Europe we javehave state paid health care as well as private insurance but all stick to the protocols. Ive already dicussed this with my family doctor and neurologist. Family doctor says its an MS related issue and that i should speak to the neuro, neuro says abx are not part of the protocol and ...
by zjac020
Sun 14 Jun 2015 23:04
Forum: Personal Stories
Topic: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...
Replies: 17
Views: 10642

Re: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...

How long ago.was she diagnosed? Donyou know what abx she took? Ive contemplated self medicating myself with doxyclicine to see if i herx. Ive taking amoxycilin for about two weeks dor other reasons with no herx As.for.vitamin D...id say all MSers are.deficient when they have their first relapse and ...
by zjac020
Sun 14 Jun 2015 13:52
Forum: Personal Stories
Topic: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...
Replies: 17
Views: 10642

Re: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...

Thanks all for the feedback. Im familiar with most of those readings but will review some anyway. The issue is that lyme, chlamydia pneumonae (Wheldon protocol), even candida have all been touted as the cause for MS. Its true they all share a infectious/bacterial or fungi component. I am, technicall...
by zjac020
Sat 13 Jun 2015 16:59
Forum: Personal Stories
Topic: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...
Replies: 17
Views: 10642

Re: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...

Of course everything is a possibility. Its also perfectly possible that 40% of people in rural areas have Lyme, and are completely asymptomatic, but we'll never know this as they'll never be tested by proper laboratories and may never show any signs. I have had a relaps and have demyelinating lesion...
by zjac020
Thu 11 Jun 2015 15:18
Forum: Personal Stories
Topic: Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...
Replies: 17
Views: 10642

Do I have lyme? Could it be the cause for my MS? Tricky one...

HI all, As with most people here, my story can be long. Im 34 years old and live in Madrid. I was born and raised in London, and lived there till the age of 24. Have always holidays in norther Spain (very rural area). My parents were both born in that region and migrated to London when they were 18....