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No Improvement in 7 weeks from my coma like Dad

My Dad has had little to no improvement in the last 7 weeks of diagnosis, he's still on the vent and is unresponsive (even his eyes) 99% of…

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Setback with New Activity

I have been doing great four months into recovery. Some days now I actually feel so  much like my old self that I forget about my limitatio…

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great timing

Hi everyone, I was talking to my daughter in Colorado today and just balling, because I miss her and my three grandsons and I would give an…

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Do vitamins help

Do vitamins help at all to speed recovery of the myelin regrowth and can they help Reduce the numbness/ pins and needles in your arms to fi…

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60 2 hours ago
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nutritional supplements

Has anyone had success or experience treating their GBS symptoms with nutritional supplements? Since being diagnosed in early July 2014 and…

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3 2 hours ago
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dealing with the fear involved in the GBS journey.

Hi. I have just joined this forum and am lying in hospital in darwin australia. Diagnosis: GBS. This is my story: monday this week I notice…

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17 4 hours ago
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No Improvement in 7 weeks from my coma like Dad

My Dad has had little to no improvement in the last 7 weeks of diagnosis, he's still on the vent and is unresponsive (even his eyes) 99% of…

Started by calaan in Recommend a Doctor, Therapist, or Clinic (Positive Review Only)

2 13 hours ago
Reply by QweensGambit

Future Flu & Infection Response

How does the body respond to future flu and infections following GBS? I am 4 & 1/2 months into recovery for what appeared to be mild GB…

Started by Tarhealing in Recommend a Doctor, Therapist, or Clinic (Positive Review Only)

8 15 hours ago
Reply by Nojabold

Signs of Recovery

My 25 y/o brother was diagnosed with GBS about a month ago. He was given IV treatment at the hospital and remained under doctors supervisio…

Started by Naveed in General

19 21 hours ago
Reply by LanceB

PT in Los Angeles area

My good friend has GBS and she's trying to stay in Rehab center. But if she has to go home what should we expect? and how do I find someone…

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Cranial Nerve Recovery

I started having symptoms two and a half months ago following a vaccination that I had from an injury to my leg. It started with tingling i…

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7 on Tuesday
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Accupuncture?

Has anyone worked with an acupuncturist on nerve recovery?

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3 on Monday
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Headaches?

Did anyone else have headaches during the plateau and recovery phase of their GBS? I keep getting frequent headaches that aren't too painfu…

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6 on Sunday
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Posted by Selda on October 3, 2014 at 3:13pm 1 Comment

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I am from Turkey, the country where the people never heard about GBS before because it happens to 1 person in 1 million only in this region. I was diagnosed in November in 2013 and stayed in hospital for 2,5 months. After 3… Continue

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