Turmeric/Curcumin for ME/CFS?

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We...you might also investigate why your lymph nodes are swollen to begin with... You might gain some insight into what's driving your illness...
Yes, you're right, I've been researching this a lot and I have some ideas. I don't think it's got anything to do with infections, as I don't have flu-like symptoms, nor pain of any kind... Since after I discovered cinnarizine, a vasodilator drug which is bringing me back to life. I feel almost normal, apart from fatigue (which is more normal fatigue, not flu-like fatigue like before cinnarizine) a heavy head feeling and the lymph nodes which I mentioned. Since my Pvfs was triggered by the Dengue virus (known to cause hemorrhagic fever) I think that my problem is some kind of endothelium dysfunction or inflammation... I might be wrong, but this is my best bet at the moment, and seeing how I respond to an anti-inflammatory agent could be diagnostic (like cinnarizine was).
 

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Hmm...maybe. Sure sounds like your immune system might be up to something.have you investigated that? Could be some other reactivated virus, like the many notorious herpes family ones that plague so many of us. Or something autoimmune? Or even a cancer? I hate to be Debbie Downer here, but sounds like something's going on worth investigating...
 

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@tiredowl I wanted to let you know that I ordered this topical Curcumin on Amazon yesterday and will update this thread once it arrives and I have a chance to try it (for neck pain).
I'm very interested in this topical cream now.
My topical curcumin cream never arrived and the package is now officially lost and I need to call Amazon. If I ever do get to try it, I will still report back here!
 

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Turmeric is great for SEIDs because it blocks the NF-kB pathway that viruses use to ramp up inflammation. I found that it quickly improved the quality of my sleep. Earthing bands also help people have better sleep by facilitating a neutral state that promotes cell healing. This won't kill the viruses but does help one minimize their damage.