New Atmosphere, New Vision: Gibson and Whittemore Kick Off Invest in ME Conference 2016
Mark Berry reports on Dr. Gibson's introduction and Dr. Whittemore's keynote speech, at the 11th Invest in ME International ME Conference in London.
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Seizures Linked to Autoimmune Disease

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by natasa778, Apr 20, 2014.

  1. natasa778

    natasa778 Senior Member


    … patients on select immunosuppressing medications had a lower risk of developing epilepsy.

    "These findings suggest a new approach to treating seizures, one based on quieting the immune system," Mandl said.

  2. Martial

    Martial Senior Member

    Ventura, CA
    I know I have gained secondary traited siezures from bartonella infection, though temporal lobe kind not convulsive.. I never knew before having it that it can induce fits of extreme agitation, hallucinations, intense memories, arousal, and the most weird to desribe feelings in the world... Lol

    I guess it puts the possibility of underlying infection triggers, as well as auto immune and the rest. I wonder how much of those auto immune cases could be underlying infection too??
    merylg likes this.

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