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idiopathic intracranial hypertension

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    Sill searching for someone else whose blood pressure goes way up from aged foods (tyramines)

    It would help alot if i could connect with such a person, so if you are one, or hear of one, please let me know. i'm guessing, but dont know for sure, that that person likely also had over reactive mast cells. that's in part becasue tyramines are also related to histamines (both amines of a...
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    Poll: Do you have a partially empty sella on your brain MRI?

    You might already know that idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) could be a major cause of ME/CFS in at least one large segment of the ME/CFS afflicted population. This paper by Dr. Higgins is one of the major sources of this hypothesis: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/28735654/ One of...