Valerie Foley

Questions about probiotics (and a very soft introduction to PANDAS)

In Medical, Research, Supplements on January 1, 2013 at 12:15 am

Questions about probiotics (and a very soft introduction to PANDAS)

Not the black and white, bamboo eating kind… the handwashing, germ fearing, ghost checking kind.

We’ve been saying for a year or so that we ‘saved’ Billy’s gut with pre and probiotics. Over the same time period, he developed frontal lobe epilepsy and had to be medicated for that. Then he developed OCD, which he’d never had before. A quick check of his (high grade, practitioner brand probiotics) showed the existence of a strep strain in the mix.

We are in the process of transitioning from one probiotic brand to another to see if that helps.

I read this entry at Regarding Caroline with interest this week: http://www.regardingcaroline.com/probiotics

There’s always something…

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