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My name is Tom, I was diagnosed with C.I.D.P in 2007, at the age of 14. I was very much an active member of society, being an avid rugby player and a First Stubbington Scout. I was always out and about, full of life. I became unwell…Continue
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) is a rare neurological disorder that affects peripheral nerves. CIDP is also sometimes called chronic relapsing polyneuropathy, caused by damage to the myelin sheath (the fatty covering that wraps around and protects nerve fibers) of the peripheral nerves. Although it can occur at any age and in both sexes, CIDP is more common in young adults and in men. It often presents with symptoms that include tingling or numbness (beginning in the toes and fingers), weakness of the arms and legs, loss of deep tendon reflexes (areflexia), fatigue, and abnormal sensations. CIDP is closely related to Guillain-Barre Syndrome, and it is considered the chronic counterpart of that acute disease.
Hello, I am new to this group - coming over from the GBS support group, which is what I am currently diagnosed as.Right now I am hospitalized for the third time in four months, due to falling from being paralyzed to the waist. But now I don't think…Continue
My PCP emailed this website to me. There may be a treatment option here for us so please take a look at the following and post your thoughts/experiences (especially the doc here). Thank you.…Continue
Marijauna contains cannbiods, which in specific ways, verified by numerous medical authorities, may/will provide relief from peripheral neuropathy. The brain possesses receptor to organic substances found in this plant. The cannbiods in cannibis…Continue
MEDICAL MARIJAUNAMr. Esteban goes to Washington... State...Which type of cannnabis works best for CIDP? I'm going for two weeks and will sample what I think or hear is the best strains. I am not in this adventure for the high.When I return to Hawaii…Continue
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