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orka1998 wrote: Hi Able,
I was thinking the same thing. Since Candida suppresses the immune system, either that opened the door for this condition or it directly caused it.
I have almost all of the symptoms: muscle weakness and atrophy, Reinhardt (?not sure about spelling) syndrome, fatigue (candida?), shortness of breath, irregular heartbeat (this did improve during my candida treatment), difficulty getting up, skin problems…
I will know for sure in next couple of weeks, I think there is a blood test which would confirm it (or deny it). What worries me is the standard treatment for it which is mentioned online. How is this going to affect all the hard work I’ve done treating candida?
For what it’s worth, I used to have problems with muscle weakness, plus a couple more of those symptoms. In my case, the muscle weakness was due to Candida. During the first couple weeks of the diet, when my die-off was at its worst, the muscle weakness was also at its worst. I would have to get up out of chairs slowly, and would walk up a hill so slowly you’d think I was 100 years old. I forget how long it took, perhaps 4 weeks or so, but my strength fully returned and I haven’t had any muscle weakness since.