My mother has following problems Liver cirrhosis Fluid around lungs Sepsis Tracheostomy but she is not waking up after 4 days , what could be...
Nan not waking from sedation
This resulted in her going into septic shock and multiple organ failure....
What are some things to do when having a mental block, and not beign able to study?
Hello! This is my first time posting, so I hope I'm not breaking any rules....
Post sepsis syndrome symptoms
I was lucky not to get ARD, DIC or organ failure but did have a raised troponin without chest pain ( which apparently means I could have died...
Dentistry - 'noradrenaline'?
I need to have a tooth out, and I explained to the dentist, through my husband who interprets for me ( Polish to English and back again ), th...
My harrowing patient journey
I called an ambulance and was taken to A/E where I was constantly rushing to the toilet but could not void. I was acutely aware that this was...
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) & PCa
New study. " Our results shed light SLE being correlated with increased risk for 16 involved cancers and decreased risk for prostate cancer a...
The locus coeruleus story in PD: norepinephrinergic system, Zarow, hypertension, hypotension
As much as 40% of PD patients have orthostatic hypotension ( OH ), which is usually associated with supine hypertension ( SH )....
Resting tremor: Locus coeruleus in PD : bibliography
Loss of noradrenergic neuronal and Lewy bodies formation was much higher in locus coeruleus ( LC ) than dopaminergic neuronal loss in PD pati...
PSP Research & Trials UK
We are thrilled to announce a major investment by the Medical Research Council in PSP Research. They have committed to over £600,000 for a ne...
cognitive dysfunctions, norepinephrine, atomoxetine, exercise
The emerging role of norepinephrine in cognitive dysfunctions of Parkinson's disease. Recent interest in non-DA substrates of PD highlights e...
Blood test results
Hi everyone, posted a few weeks ago about possible Hypo I was asked for results. Haemoglobin Alc ( DCCT )....
Blood Pressure increases after 20 years on stabilised thyroxine
My TSH levels have consistently been <0.05 mU/L ( normal range is 0.2-4.0 ) and free T4 was 17 pmol/L ( 15-30 ) with free T3 between 3.9-4.4 ...
Avastin - Blood Pressure Update - Frustrated: Want a Fix Yesterday - LOL
Hi, Just giving one an update and if you would like, feel free to chime in and add your opinion. So a few weeks ago I posted that I received ...
amantadine, norepinephrine, locus coeruleus, methylphenidate (Ritalin), ceruleus
At least one comment mentions the important finding that amantadine helped many individuals with PD. " Quote from ncbi.nlm.nih.go...
Beta Blocker for the Side Effects of Methylprednisolone
I have been receiving injections of depo-medrol ( metylprednisolone ) for PMR since August 4, 2016. Soon after, my appetite returned; ending ...
Virus and Fibromyalgia
The connection of FM to different viral infections has been proposed. Epstein Barr Virus ( EBV ) has been considered a possible cause of FM b...
Sometimes, it really ISN'T all about the thyroid
I've spent months thinking that it was probably a thyroid medication problem. It would appear that my antidepressant has stopped working ( as...
My metabolism is not slowing down
I asked endocrinologist for antidiuretic hormone vasopressin prescription for a trial period but he told my results of thyroid n vasopressin ...
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