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25 Sep 2006

Unexplained skin ulcer rash
Upon dr. consultation and dermatologist consultation, I was believed to have had a severe case of shingles... initially ( but it was discovered not to be the case). Blisters appeared on my torso symmetrically , terribly painful, crusted over and in 3 days time, I had severe urticaria all over my body. No unusual food allergies, nothing !!! This happened twice in 2 years. Previous to the initial incident, I visited KZN in a tick -infested area. Could this be the catalyst??? No medical doctor could explain my reaction. Severe continous hairloss, Immense weight gain and lathargy!!!

I had my first baby just 4 months prior to the onset of this rreaction. After 3 months of intense cortisone treatment, the urticaria subsides every time. What is the cause and why ca't I have normal hairgrowth / weight gain and energy??? The doctor tested my thyrid , but only told me that my anti-body count was immmensely high. They have no idea why????

Please advise, as I am desperate.
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Natural health

01 Jan 0001


I would suggest using essential fatty acids (1000mg three times daily / one tablespoon twice daily) to control any possible inflammation in your body. Use Vogels Base powder to control acidity levels (could be a reason why your thyroid anti bodies are high). Use for 2 wks and advise how you are doing.

Dr Debbie
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