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Deborah Waroff interviews Dr. De Meirleir (Pt 2): ME/CFS Alert, Episode 45

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by Sushi, Jun 13, 2013.

  1. Sushi

    Sushi Moderator and Senior Member Albuquerque

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    Discussion of many topics: Th1 suppression, Herpes viruses, Vit D 1,25 and inflammation, dementia.

    Sushi
     
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  2. snowathlete

    snowathlete Not an ol' sleazebag

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    Thanks Sushi!
    VERY interesting. Knowing my test results, through most of that video I felt like he was talking all about me - that gives me a lot of confidence that he sees the same thing in other patients and is why he is talking about it.
     
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  3. Jenny

    Jenny Senior Member

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    When I try to play this, I get the message: 'Video has been removed by the user'.
     
  4. snowathlete

    snowathlete Not an ol' sleazebag

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    strange. looks like they removed it and then replaced it with the same one? I presume (havent watched it to check)
     
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    Jenny Senior Member

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    Thanks snow - it's working now.
     
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    aquariusgirl Senior Member

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    He's a really good interview subject.....
     
  7. John H Wolfe

    John H Wolfe Senior Member

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    Very interesting. Seems to be saying:

    Activated immune system e.g. in response to 'mild' sources of inflammation ~ alpha hydroxylase ~ vit D 1,25 ~ conditions for reactivation of certain viruses e.g. herpesviridae

    This tallies with some of my thoughts on the relationship between Dr. Rowe's (inflammatory) nerve sensitisation and never fully under control herpesviruses like EBV
     

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