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by Margarita
Sun 29 Jul 2012 4:24
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Brorson 1998 found bb cysts in spinal fluid
Replies: 25
Views: 9374

Re: Brorson 1998 found bb cysts in spinal fluid

blymey said: As Lyme affects the brain, can it change he personality in your opinion? Can it make a person lash out, for no reason like, because of the infection in the brain? Although the question was addressed to Dr. McDonald I also wanted to let you know that there are quite a few Lyme patients w...
by Margarita
Wed 25 Jul 2012 18:39
Forum: Personal Stories
Topic: New here.
Replies: 16
Views: 9346

Re: New here.

Chadwik1, If lactose and gluten free diets seem to be helping - stick to them. There are many people in this and other Lyme forums who are doing better when on these diets.
Lyme disease is know to cause various auto-immune condititions and Gluten sensitivity seems to be one of them.
by Margarita
Wed 18 Apr 2012 20:55
Forum: Personal Stories
Topic: Three years Stage 3 slmo bio
Replies: 4
Views: 3748

Re: Three years Stage 3 slmo bio

slmo, are you on any antiobiotics right now?
by Margarita
Fri 3 Feb 2012 17:29
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Neuropsych Immune Response to Gluten
Replies: 5
Views: 2173

Re: Neuropsych Immune Response to Gluten

Thanks Rita!
I'll have to look into this again.
by Margarita
Fri 3 Feb 2012 16:29
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Toxoplasma and reckless human (and rat) behaviour
Replies: 1
Views: 1732

Toxoplasma and reckless human (and rat) behaviour

http://www.edge.org/3rd_culture/sapolsky09/sapolsky09_index.html TOXO A Conversation with Robert Sapolsky ROBERT SAPOLSKY is a professor of biological sciences at Stanford University and of neurology at Stanford's School of Medicine. His books include A Primate's Memoir, and Zebras Don't Get Ulcers:...
by Margarita
Thu 2 Feb 2012 17:52
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Neuropsych Immune Response to Gluten
Replies: 5
Views: 2173

Re: Neuropsych Immune Response to Gluten

Thanks so much, RitaA. Gluten sensitivity is a major interest to me. I as well as both of my kids are on a gluten free diet and it helps us a lot with various problems, including focus, irritability, brain fog. My son and I both have done blood tests for gluten antibodies (although I don't quite rem...
by Margarita
Tue 24 Jan 2012 4:47
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Older Articles re LD and Neuropathy
Replies: 6
Views: 1497

Re: Older Articles re LD and Neuropathy

Thanks Rita for all your research!
by Margarita
Sat 21 Jan 2012 22:37
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Borrelia persistence in a "niche" -Collagen covered or other
Replies: 28
Views: 4853

Re: Borrelia persistence in a "niche" -Collagen covered or o

Wow Spanky! Do you mean that all of us who are the exceptions (10% of Lymies at least) are not allowed to post here?
Interesting!
by Margarita
Fri 20 Jan 2012 18:26
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Obesity: A True Global Epidemic
Replies: 2
Views: 1327

Re: Obesity: A True Global Epidemic

Thanks Rita, that was very interesting.
by Margarita
Thu 12 Jan 2012 16:53
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Info about (mainly) B Afzelii
Replies: 30
Views: 12013

Re: Info about (mainly) B Afzelii

Carina, Since it takes so long for the skin symptoms to appear, how do doctors know that it is B. afzelii rather than B. garinii for example? Western Blot bands usually don't differ that much for different B. strains, right? So it's mostly from other (neurological) symptoms, or from culture tests? C...