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Old 05-15-2019, 07:29 AM   #1
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Hi new to the forum.

I was diagnosed with T2 diabetes in November 2017. I went keto and sorted that out.

A weeks before Christmas 2018 my jaw stopped working and couldn't speak or eat without supporting it.

I had a generalized weakness which I never mentioned because everyone jumps on the diet.

Yesterday the neuro told me antibodies positive and I have started steroids and a raft of other stuff today. Last Friday I had a diabetic retinopathy exam, since then I have had raging double vision.

I have no trouble with swallowing or breathing so far. My biggest challenge for now is trying to keep blood sugars and weight within acceptable levels.

I am in the north west of the UK.

Any suggestions will be gratefully received.
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Old 05-15-2019, 04:39 PM   #2
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Hi pishpash

Welcome to NeuroTalk .

I know about the antibodies involved in MG from a basic science perspective but not from a clinical point of view.

I am sure that other members will be able to offer you support and good ideas.

Best wishes.
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Old 05-18-2019, 12:04 AM   #3
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Welcome to the forum. Be careful with the steroids as they can elevate your blood sugar. Jim
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