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A family member has had debilitating neurological issues for

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a family member has had debilitating neurological issues for several years and they are getting progressively worse. The MRI 's do not indicate any abnormalities of the brain but she has been diagnosed with heavy levels of mercury and lead in her body. She tried chelation therapy for 6 months and no change.
there is a correlation with a family history of the same problem.
have seen many neurologists and no one has any answers.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
This is Dr. David
what symptoms is the family member having?
what have her family members been diagnosed with having?
did her other family members also have mercury and lead in their bodies as well?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
confusion, not able to read, weak, cognitive issues. no diagnosis for other family members, mother overdosed.
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
what medications is she taking right now?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
she is on no meds . every class of meds failed
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
what do you mean she is overdosed?
I bet her MRI scans are showing atrophy of her brain.
do you have her brain MRI scan reports?
it sounds like she is having early dementia issues.