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Proposal to treat people with long COVID by zapping their brains with electricity.

So far only small handfuls of long COVID patients have been treated with favorable results, but now larger trial studies will be performed using different techniques for electical stimulation.

On the other hand: there isn't a clear explanation of why such stimulation would help since we do not yet understand the reasons only some people have long COVID following the initial infection.

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ah, electricity ... the old reliable hail mary treatment

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juice wrote: Tue Jan 11, 2022 12:37 pm

Why isn't he selling urine as a cure? He's missing a business opportunity here, unless he's monetizing his advice in another way.

Probably bankrolled by some Republicans

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Back in my day, we didn't use your fancy e-lec-tric-it-y to treat our covid. We drank our urine and we LIKED it!

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According to the media, this is a practice thats been going on for centuries, but there's no real proof it helps.

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I’d do it, if I had an International Space Station kind of filter… maybe.

But I already got 2 shots and I’m ready for the 3rd one whenever it’s available

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ukimalefu wrote: Wed Jan 12, 2022 12:41 pm

I’d do it, if I had an International Space Station kind of filter… maybe.

But I already got 2 shots and I’m ready for the 3rd one whenever it’s available

Lifestraw!

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Well you know I've gotta add that one.

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well done, uki

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This may encourage some people to vaccinate and wear masks and all that

https://gizmodo.com/sadly-covid-dick-is-real-1848363406

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"Long Covid: doctors find ‘antibody signature’ for patients most at risk".

Unfortunately these signs apply only to people who had caught COVID so it cannot be used for anyone who hasn't caught it yet.

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juice wrote: Fri Jan 14, 2022 12:41 pm

well done, uki

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