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Member Since 28 Feb 2013
Offline Last Active Mar 06 2013 12:01 PM

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In Topic: Celiac And Fructose?

28 February 2013 - 07:54 AM

What does your daily diet consist of?

In Topic: Leigh's Syndrome And Gluten?

28 February 2013 - 07:41 AM

Do you know the genes associated with Leigh's syndrome?


I am a firm believer that a gluten free diet helps many auto-immune issues.  I have seen a dramatic change in a long term MS patient who went gluten, dairy free and cut sugar.l


I found this: The specific mtDNA defect that is thought to be responsible for some
cases of Leigh syndrome, mtDNA nt 8993, is associated with the ATPase 6 gene.
An affected mother passes it along to all of her children, but only the
daughters will pass the mutation onto the next generation.


And this: The usual form of Leigh syndrome is inherited as an autosomal recessive genetic trait. It has been linked to a genetic defect in one of two genes known as E2 and E3, which cause either a deficiency of the enzyme pyruvate dehydrogenase, or an abnormality in other enzymes that make pyruvate dehydrogenase work


The problem is he's been on a feeding tube for many years and I'm trying to find out what is in his liquid food.



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