Intro: As I'm writing this it's already Sept and I'm on another road trip to see Dr. Peterson. Four months have gone by since the visit you are to read about below. In the interim it’s been a whirlwind – no, a tornado! - of medical activity since my last visit in May…
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An Unexpected Death - Of the Worst Kind
Since I last wrote about my experiences with Dr. Chia, I have been walking through a valley. Walking…not collapsed –amazingly, given what’s happened.
When I headed to Dr. Chia’s office the first week of August, I was in the midst of helping my parents Read more [...]
(The roller-coaster ride continues as Christine meets up with a series of outside stressors that threaten to derail her progress as she heads back to Dr. Chia to figure out what to do next. Find more of Christine's blogs here.)
It has taken me 2 months to get to writing this post…My Read more [...]
The patient didn’t know it, but she was just 60 seconds away from relief. Standing at the doorway to Dr. Goldstein’s office with some PLO-gel glistening from her forearm, she looked disappointed. Marie had been without significant sleep for days, her fibromyalgia and M.E. pain flaring to the Read more [...]
(In 2010 Kelvin Lord dragged himself into Dr. Lapp's office in a last-ditch effort to recover his failing health. A year of Ampligen infusions and 30 plus often hilarious and poignant blogs later he signed off with a blog in Jan, 2011, "Learning to Fly Again" , charting his gains. '
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(Follow Christine, a long time chronic fatigue syndrome patient, as she searches for relief with infectious disease specialist, Dr. John Chia, who believe enteroviral infections are the heart of the problem for many patients. Thanks to Christine for sharing her story. Interested in sharing yours? Read more [...]