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    Things that help: Low-Dose Naltrexone,what it is and how to get it

    I first learned about Low-dose Naltrexone (LDN) when I was working on solving my thyroid issues. For a long time I believed my thyroid was the cause of all of all of my woes. Turns out it wasn’t, but I am still glad I found LDN. Even just a little bit of this drug can have a great effect on people suffering from ME/CFS. Naltrexone is an FDA approved medication used to block the receptors in the brain from opioids and heroine. By blocking the receptors Naltrexone helps reduce cravings helping addicts recover from addiction faster. It has also been shown to reduce the rush from addictive drugs allowing addicts…

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    What exactly is ME?

    Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Myalgic Encephalomyelitis also known simply as ME, is more than just being tired all the time. It’s a complex illness with multi body system involvement. It is the total dysfunction of the cells, immune system, and nervous system. ME is a total haywire malfunction of the body and overreaction to mild stressors. It is impairment of normal function The best way I have ever heard it described is by ME/CFS advocate Dr. David Bell as a “slow, chronic sepsis.” Severe ME patients have also been compared to AIDS patients in the weeks before their death. Let that sink in for a while. Symptoms When diagnosing ME, all other…

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    How to Qualify for Future Studies

    Hellllloooo there! How are you today? I hope you are doing alright! Anyone out there try D ribose or the amino acids? I am trying another amino acid blend with caffeine today seeing how I feel about it. I think it’s helped quite a lot. I am just trying not to overdo it as is easy to do when you have fake energy! I’ll keep you updated on that. I wanted to take a quick break from my “Things that help me” series and address a question I get frequently. How to apply to apply for future Cortene studies. How to Qualify for Future Studies Before we dive in, I…

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    Things that help me: Amino Acids and Excedrin Migraine (Makes me feel *almost* normal!)

    Hello friends! I am excited to share this one with you. When I take this combination I can actually see glimpses of who I used to be. It’s amaze balls! Disclaimer: these supplements are by no means a cure for ME/CFS, and I am a what is considered a mild case. If you are in more serious condition I don’t know how they would effect you. If you are a more serious case and decide to try it, please let me know what your results are! And of course, talk to your doctor before you try anything new no matter what your condition is blah blah blah. PS. It blows…