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MRSA 2 years later

I healed myself from MRSA (sometimes spelled MERSA) It was 2 years ago that I was harboring a post surgery MRSA boil.  I believe I got it in the hospital.   Although, in hindsight, we made a road trip to NY to see our herbalist/immunologist 2 weeks post surgery.  And for some reason having to […]

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MRSA follow up – Listerine, Silver, Traditional Chinese Medicine and Kampo

I haven’t posted in awhile.  But, I am happy to report that I remain relatively smooth faced.  The only thing that remains of my encounter with MRSA are red blotches along my cheeks – splotchy red areas that really look – well – like I had a disease.  For the most part they stay pretty […]

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MRSA and Zinc

So according to some studies MRSA sequesters zinc.  This makes sense to me because early on I used an aqueous zinc and put it on my face.  The next morning, it was worse.  Not that my experience is proof, but it is interesting in light of the articles on zinc and mrsa. It is frustrating […]

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