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About someonesideaofluxury

writing from home with my feet up

National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, Griffith University, Qld

The National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases (NCNED) is a new research centre and clinic based at Griffith University, in south east Queenland, Australia. You can read more about NCNED on their website. I have made an appointment at the … Continue reading

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Finding a new doctor, or sticking with your current doctor?

Does your doctor understand myalgic encephalomyelitis, or post-viral chronic fatigue syndrome? Have they helped you address the symptoms with treatments? Referred you to specialists to investigate abnormalities? Taken you seriously and helped you manage, or even improve? These are the … Continue reading

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Rhodiola and vitamin B worked well for me – an unintended experiment

I read Rhodiola helps with fatigue and boosts energy so I specifically bought multi Vitamin B supplements with Rhodiola and took them without any immediate noticeable improvement or problem. I chose Rhodiola because: Rhodiola is … said to fight fatigue , enhance mental … Continue reading

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Vitamin B12 injections

Months ago I investigated Vitamin B12 injections, after re-reading Dr Myhill’s rationale for using Vitamin B12 injections. I’d broached the topic with my doctor ages ago and he said I wasn’t deficient in Vitamin B so I didn’t pursue it back … Continue reading

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Getting dressed and ready for work with ME

No matter what the fashion blogs say, I’m here to tell you that you can wear yoga pants or leggings to the office. Also, wearing tracksuit pants everywhere seems to be the fashion now so that can only be good … Continue reading

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Massage and infra-red sauna – together

Today I have had an infra-red sauna, followed by a 45 minute back, shoulder and arm massage. Blissful.  I’ve written before (well, half a post, I accidentally deleted the other half and was too crook to re-write) about infra-red sauna. … Continue reading

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Colonic hydrotherapy for constipation with ME

You might not want to read this, I’m not sure I even wanted to write this! Please don’t write me off as a nutbag for even mentioning it. Firstly, there is no scientific evidence for colonic hydrotherapy. (Not that scientific … Continue reading

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