Ankylosing Spondylitis Diet - Week 9. Although I normally post on Tuesday, week 6 was definitely not a normal week.
While I found bouts of feeling “normal”, I also had inconsistent sleep (usually got up 3 times per night, every night), my body locked up one night while laying on my side (had to be pulled up out of bed by someone else in order to get out of bed…at 3:30am), developed a Canker Sore (probably due to my immune system), a swollen / sprained foot, trying to gain weight, difficult chiropractic visits (once finished I felt like I got done with a boxing match), and LOTS of information to sift through. Without further ado, here are some of the things I found out: Serrapeptase Information. Your Doctor Is Wrong About Ankylosing Spondylitis. Ankylosing Spondylitis. ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS IS CAUSED BY KLEBSIELLA. Evidence from Immunogenetic, Microbiologic, and Serologic Studies Alan Ebringer, BSc, MD, FRCP, FRACP From the Division of Biomolecular Sciences, King's College, University of London; and Department of Rheumatology, UCM School of Medicine, Middlesex Hospital, London, England.
Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae infection. The reason for proposing this particular bacterium, as the causative agent of this disease, is that specific antibodies to this microbe, but not to twelve others, have been demonstrated by two groups, initially by us in England63-44 and subsequently by another group in Finland. " If the level of acute phase reactants drops, then the clinical question would arise, whether elimination of specific antibacterial antibodies would lead to patient improvement and arrest in the progression of the disease.
Recently, evidence was presented that strongly suggests that HLA-B27-positive AS and HLA-B27- negative AS were different entities. 1. Receptor Theory. Probiotics - and how they relate to Klebsiella at Candida Support Forum (MessageID: 330445) Klebsiella pneumoniae is found in about 5% of healthy people, either in the respiratory tract or in the intestine.
It can even be introduced by hospital personel that touch or care for you while you are hospitalized somewhat in the same way that Clostridium deficile is spread from patient to patient. While it most often will express as pneumonia when it gets out of control, sometimes it will express as a GI infection. In the latter case, Klebsiella will produce flu-like symptoms like vomiting, nausea, fever, cramps, and watery diarrhea. If it spreads through the body systems it can produce generalized septicemia, meningitis, outer ear infections, urinary tract infections and produce secondary infections in surface injuries like burns. Most of the time the friendly bacteria in the body give enough competition population- wise and also produce enough IgA type immunity factors to keep the little beggers under control.
No Starch, No Sugar Recipes » Desserts. Fermentation in the gut and CFS. Nutritional products (but not prescription medications) either referred to in this page or in other pages on this website can be bought from my online shop Sales at Dr Myhill I am most grateful to Dr Henry Butt from Australia for providing essential information!
I spent a day with him in January 2015 and new information has been added to this webpage as a result of our discussions. Please see below for full details. The human gut is almost unique amongst mammals - the upper gut is a near-sterile, digesting carnivorous gut (like a dog's or a cat's) evolved to deal with meat and fat, whilst the lower gut (large bowel or colon) is full of bacteria and is a fermenting, vegetarian gut (like a horse's or cow's) evolved to digest vegetables and fibre. From an evolutionary perspective this has been a highly successful strategy - it allows people who live in Northern Canada such as Inuits and Yupiks to live on fat and protein and other people to survive on pure vegan diets.
Bacteroides. Neem. Coconut-Chocolate Slice - Ankylosing Spondylitis Diet Research. Paleo Chocolate Banana Breakfast Bars. No Starch / No Sugar Recipes. No Starch, No Sugar Recipes » Pineapple-Coconut Muffins. Inflammation. Question: To Eat Safe Starches or Not. Why have my finger nails developed ridges. From my research nail issues can commonly show up with increased stress (emotional or physical- crossfit anyone?
;), sickness or malabsorption of nutrients. While Paleo is awesome, we are all different and have different digestive 'situations', lives and relative nutrient needs. You may need to change up your diet a bit to include a few of the key components your body is currently in need of. Low Does Naltrexone worked from the first drop for my AS - "LDN Research Trust" Forum. I just wanted to say I am so glad that there are pages like this I have been searching for while trying to find a treatment for my AS that does not have bad side effects.
I had already followed a strict low starch/ carb diet ala Paleo for autoimmune conditions and felt great relieve physically and mentally. I supplemented with Vit D and Cod liver oil which I feel are a great support to my system. I have had body work/ special massage and facial release work done fo the past year and it has helped a great deal with tight muscles and keeping my flexibility. "LDN Research Trust" Forum. Can LDN Really Help Multiple Sclerosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Other Autoimmune Diseases? [Sticky] Diet and Ankylosing Spondylitis - Spondylitis Association of America - Message Boards & Forums. Wow...that is some life story.
Thanks for sharing. My story is not so involved with the failures of the medical world. I am sorry you had to experience all of that, John. I was almost 18 when I had my first flare. I didn't know what it was at the time, of course. Mom took me to the military doctor who treated me for muscle spasms, as did the next two doctors. Until I was 27, I just learned to live with the pain. I had three months of sulfasalazine, but my regular doctor wouldn't refill it.