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Journey of a (likely) Sepsis Induced ME/CFS Treatment

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Hi dear reader. I have been Viewing my Situation very critically in the Last few days and realized I feel lost and overwhelmed. I am at a Crossroad. Go for 12 weeks intense abx Treatment of minocycline and rifampin to tackle bartonella suspection (its never confirmable because of shitty...
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Hi fellow ME people, this entry has a quick summary wich is intended to be reader friendly for severe ME patients. I think we all should do this more often to include our severe fellows, if possible. 3 Days ago I underwent the HELP-apheresis in germany. The procedure was quite a ride giving me...
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Hi everyone! Intro: Since being tested positive for Borrelia 1 year ago I have been lingering around what outsiders would call the "chronic lyme theory". I have seen multiple people getting better from lengthy antibiotic treatments, and while of course that brings risks - I think being so...
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Hi friends, long time no see! Preparation Appointment at the HELP-apheresis clinic: I must say my first appointment at the clinic where I will get the HELP-apheresis next week was nice. He was incredibly careful not to forget anything to explain about this procedure, explaing possible side...
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The title was intended to sound this confusing because it portrays my confusion best. Today on my daily and unreasonably high effort on treating this vietnam war zone of a disease called ME/CFS I stumbled uppon a guy that vlogged about his experiences with INUSpheresis. INUSpheresis is a type...
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Today, I woke Up thinking I slept awesome because my Fitbit told so. Needless to say its always risky to make such a bold Statement when you have unpredictable ME. The watch told me i got 9h of sleep with a solid 2,5h of deep sleep. My HRV was at 45ms wich is very high for me so I thought wow...

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