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by ChronicLyme19
Fri 22 Apr 2016 13:35
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: The Use of Dapsone as a Novel “Persister” Drug in the Treatment of Chronic Lyme Disease/Post Treatment Lyme Disease Synd
Replies: 0
Views: 1662

The Use of Dapsone as a Novel “Persister” Drug in the Treatment of Chronic Lyme Disease/Post Treatment Lyme Disease Synd

http://www.omicsonline.org/open-access/the-use-of-dapsone-as-a-novel-persister-drug-in-the-treatment-of-chroniclyme-diseasepost-treatment-lyme-disease-syndrome-2155-9554-1000345.pdf The Use of Dapsone as a Novel “Persister” Drug in the Treatment of Chronic Lyme Disease/Post Treatment Lyme Disease S...
by ChronicLyme19
Fri 22 Apr 2016 13:24
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Differences in Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto Strains from Europe and the United States.
Replies: 5
Views: 1659

Re: Differences in Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto Strains from Europe and the United States.

Also interesting: Consequently, strains defined as the same species might cause a spectrum of disease with different clinical features. Thus, species determination on the basis of genetically conserved regions of the genome might not adequately reflect the difference in virulence. Thus, we believe t...
by ChronicLyme19
Fri 22 Apr 2016 3:07
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Differences in Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto Strains from Europe and the United States.
Replies: 5
Views: 1659

Re: Differences in Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto Strains from Europe and the United States.

Important to note: In a study of patients with Lyme borreliosis in the United States (Rhode Island and Connecticut), 91 B. burgdorferi isolates were cultured from erythema migrans lesions (10). One isolate had a mixed genotype and was not included in our study. All patients met the Centers for Disea...
by ChronicLyme19
Fri 22 Apr 2016 2:02
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: “Dirty Mouse” May Model Human Immune System More Accurately
Replies: 1
Views: 973

Re: “Dirty Mouse” May Model Human Immune System More Accurately

They should then also slather the mice with personal care products full of chemicals and feed them food with lots of artificial ingredients and preservatives...
by ChronicLyme19
Thu 21 Apr 2016 0:38
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Big Science is Broken
Replies: 5
Views: 5603

Re: Big Science is Broken

Love the quote.
by ChronicLyme19
Tue 19 Apr 2016 6:03
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Big Science is Broken
Replies: 5
Views: 5603

Big Science is Broken

http://theweek.com/articles/618141/big-science-broken

I certainly agree, but I have no clue how to even fix it. Science, just like politics, is corrupted by money.
by ChronicLyme19
Fri 8 Apr 2016 23:14
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: New NIH Lyme Study Showing No QOL Decline Post-Treatment
Replies: 7
Views: 2109

Re: New NIH Lyme Study Showing No QOL Decline Post-Treatment

Study should be trashed just based on this alone:
based on the CDC case definition
by ChronicLyme19
Fri 8 Apr 2016 23:11
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome & LD
Replies: 5
Views: 2554

Re: Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome & LD

From what I've seen, many late stage Lyme patients are experiencing POTS when they start aggressive treatment.
by ChronicLyme19
Fri 8 Apr 2016 23:06
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: PLS-Associated Polyneuropathy Treated with Immunoglobin & Luteolin-Containing Formulation
Replies: 4
Views: 1305

Re: PLS-Associated Polyneuropathy Treated with Immunoglobin & Luteolin-Containing Formulation

Sounds like luteolin might give a plausible explanation as to the mechanism behind parlsey being prescribed for herxes.
by ChronicLyme19
Fri 8 Apr 2016 22:55
Forum: Personal Stories
Topic: Confusing Lyme Diagnosis - Can you help?
Replies: 1
Views: 3887

Re: Confusing Lyme Diagnosis - Can you help?

First welcome, and I'm sorry you aren't feeling well. There are many good threads here if you search them on the meanings of test results and specific bands. It sounds like from your test results that you have been exposed to Lyme. There is no test at the moment that can distinguish a Lyme infection...