Archive for April 2018

PAIN AND THIAMINE

  In Alan Gaby’s reference book, ‘Nutritional Medicine’, he gives a list of conditions that thiamine can help prevent — neuritis, neuropathy, back pain, sciatica, fibromyalgia, diabetes.   I just met someone who has severe pain – neuropathy, back pain, sciatica, and more. He had been to expert pain specialists who had given him a…

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RECENT THIAMINE TEST EXPERIENCES

    Interestingly, I have had quite a number of people testing positive on Thiamine recently. I can hardly open the bottle it smells so bad to me but these people found it quite pleasant.   Thiamine requires calcium and magnesium for aborption so that gets us into the whole calcium uptake situation with the…

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WHAT DID WE KNOW AND WHEN DID WE KNOW IT?

  Two pieces on CBC reminded me how important it was that our group met once a month for 20 years and shared information that we got from doctors, books, journal articles, etc. Not every piece of information passed the experience test. Those that did helped us all.   Almost ten years ago, we watched…

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