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    Case series: Maraviroc and pravastatin as a therapeutic option to treat long COVID/Post-acute sequelae of COVID (PASC) (Patterson et al, 2023)

    Abstract Post-acute sequelae of COVID (PASC), or long COVID, is a multisystem complication of SARS-CoV-2 infection that continues to debilitate millions worldwide thus highlighting the public health importance of identifying effective therapeutics to alleviate this illness. One explanation...
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    Has anyone improved on Dr. Bruce Patterson Protocol for ME/CFS?

    Hi, I did the Incell testing recommended by Dr. Bruce Patterson in Dec. 2022. When I had my video consult with him he noted after something like 24,000 tests he now has an algorithm for test results that differentiate ME/CFS from long Covid from Lymes. He said I was text book for ME/CFS...