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by Kristopher
Wed Sep 28, 2011 10:35 am
Forum: Medical Articles
Topic: BCG injections induce KD symptoms in mice
Replies: 12
Views: 8478

Re: BCG injections induce KD symptoms in mice

Liquid ambar, i think there is more to the story when it comes to diagnosis of diseases. in the case of autism, the medical community has come to understand it much more and therefore make tons more diagnosis. I don't think that the number of people with autism has sky rocketed to the figures you la...
by Kristopher
Wed Sep 28, 2011 10:24 am
Forum: Medical Articles
Topic: Predicting the Risk of Aneurysms in KD kids
Replies: 1
Views: 3313

Re: Predicting the Risk of Aneurysms in KD kids

I fell so bad for the children at high risks for aneurysms. Going through all of the other symptoms like fever etc is enough for a little child to be going through. I pray my son does not meet this fate although he is a tough little cookie; tougher than I am.
by Kristopher
Wed Sep 28, 2011 10:15 am
Forum: Medical Articles
Topic: Steroid Use in KD---Beneficial
Replies: 5
Views: 4660

Re: Steroid Use in KD---Beneficial

Hi and thanks for the article. I read the concluding statement of the study and it stated that steroid pulse therapy was effective in reducing the duration of fevers. Right now, my son is 3.5 years old and the fevers have been some of his worst. Any type of treatment that could help manage that is a...
by Kristopher
Wed Sep 28, 2011 10:09 am
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: New here...
Replies: 1
Views: 1150

New here...

Hi everybody I'm Kris and my Son Jason has had KD now for almost 2 years. He was diagnosed around 1.5 years old and it took a while for the docs to figure out what it was. I have been reading on this forum for a little while now and decided to join. It has been a tough road to see my only Son strugg...
by Kristopher
Wed Sep 28, 2011 10:01 am
Forum: Medical Articles
Topic: Use of Vitamin C to Restore Endothelial Function
Replies: 9
Views: 6791

Re: Use of Vitamin C to Restore Endothelial Function

Hi mfiii and great question. I have seen they are doing some studies of late on how much Vitamin C affects cardiovascular health. According to most information sources, vitamin C is largely responsible for tissue integrity which is crucial when it comes to arterial walls. I found this article on a s...